Medieval History in Asia and Africa: Empires and Conquests


This course explores the rise of empires in Asia and Africa, the spread and impact of Islam, trade and cultural exchange, technological advancements and architectural achievements, societal and cultural aspects, military conquests and dynastic changes, intellectual and religious thought, and daily life and social structures in medieval history.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of the empires, conquests, and societal aspects of medieval Asia and Africa, as well as the ability to analyze and evaluate the historical, cultural, and religious influences that shaped these regions.

Course program

The Rise of Empires in Asia and Africa
The Spread and Impact of Islam in Asia and Africa
Trade and Cultural Exchange
Technological Advancements and Architectural Achievements
Societal and Cultural Aspects
Military Conquests and Dynastic Changes
Intellectual and Religious Thought
Daily Life and Social Structures