Origins of Humanity: Early Civilizations


This course explores the birth and development of early civilizations, including the agricultural revolution, urban planning, writing systems, religious beliefs, governance, trade networks, technological innovations, and their impact on modern society.

What you will learn

To gain a comprehensive understanding of the origins of humanity through the study of early civilizations, and to develop critical thinking and analytical skills in examining the cultural, social, and technological advancements of ancient societies.

Course program

The Birth of Civilization
Ancient Civilizations and Societal Systems
Governance, Law, and Economy
Trade and Exchange
Technological and Scientific Innovations
Art, Literature, and Cultural Expression
Daily Life and Social Practices
Impact on Modern Society