The Bloc System During the Cold War


This course covers the formation and dynamics of the Cold War bloc system, including the division of Europe, the roles of the USSR and the USA, key events and conflicts such as the Korean War and Cuban Missile Crisis, non-aligned countries, internal tensions and revolutions, and the eventual collapse of the bloc system.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of the Cold War bloc system, including its formation, key events, and the impact of the collapse of the Soviet Union, as well as the ability to analyze and evaluate the roles of different countries and organizations within this historical context.

Course program

The Formation of the Cold War Blocs
The Communist Bloc
The Capitalist Bloc
Key Events and Conflicts
Non-Aligned Countries and International Organizations
Internal Tensions and Revolutions
The End of the Cold War Bloc System