Ancient History EVP (HIST110e)
1.0 (yearlong course)
New for 2020-2021!
This course allows students to gain an understanding of major civilizations and their developments from Creation to the Age of Exploration. Students will identify the major civilizations and their contributions to history, understand how civilizations develop and thrive, evaluate people groups’ impact on history, and trace the growth of Christianity and comprehend how it has interacted with other religious groups.
*As part of the EVP program, this course will have a live class requirement once a week at a set time; please see the website for time choices. This live class will include teaching, discussion with classmates from around the world, demonstrations, questions and answers, and other aspects of a live classroom. Students will have weekly due dates and stay on a traditional coursework schedule.
Semester 1: August 31 - January 24
Fall Break: November 23 - 27
Christmas Break: December 21 - January 1
Semester 2: January 25 - June 6
Spring Break: March 29 - April 2
Times: Tuesdays 11:00 am OR Wednesdays 9:00 pm US Central Time
Welcome to the world of Ancient History! I am so excited to take this journey with you. In this course, we will examine a number of intriguing concepts including: the differences between secular and Christian explanations of human origin, the patterns of civilization development (rise, golden age, decline), and positive and negative contributions of civilizations to society and the world. Through lessons and activities, you will gain a deeper understanding of historical events and their impact on how we live today. Come along for the ride!
If there are books and materials for this course, they can be purchased from our Online Bookstore.
Interactive activities and videos helped make history fun.
I like that you give us an opportunity to share our creativity and ideas through projects!
I throughly enjoyed the course. History has never been my favorite subject, but my teacher and coursework made me excited to learn