Vietnam War and the Anti-War Movement in the USA


This course covers the origins and geopolitical context of the Vietnam War, military strategies and battles, the human cost of the war, the anti-war movement in the USA, cultural responses to the war, its legacy, international relations, and the impact on social movements.

What you will learn

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the Vietnam War, the anti-war movement in the USA, and their broader impact on international relations and social movements.

Course program

Origins of the Vietnam War
Military Strategies and Battles of the Vietnam War
The Human Cost of the Vietnam War: PTSD, Agent Orange, and the Draft
Anti-war Movement in the USA
Cultural Responses to the Vietnam War: Counterculture, Music, and Media
Legacy of the Vietnam War
Vietnam War and International Relations
Vietnam War and Social Movements