The Prince, by Machiavelli


This course covers the key concepts and strategies outlined in 'The Prince' by Machiavelli, including the dual paths to power, acquiring and consolidating new princedoms, military strategy, public image, domestic policies, diplomacy, and response to change and adversity.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will acquire a deep understanding of the principles and strategies for acquiring, consolidating, and maintaining power as outlined in 'The Prince' by Machiavelli, and develop the skills to apply these concepts in real-world scenarios.

Course program

The Dual Paths to Power
The Art of Acquiring New Princedoms
The Prince's Response to Change and Adversity
Consolidating Power in New States
The Foundations of a Stable Principality
The Prince's Military Strategy
The Prince's Public Image
The Prince's Conduct and Virtues
The Prince's Domestic Policies
The Prince's Diplomacy and Warfare
The Prince's Council and Flattery