Studyportals
Postgraduate Certificate Online

European History

American Public University

2 months
Duration
370 USD/credit
370 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Unknown
Start date

About

The European History Postgrad. Cert. at the American Public University explores the rich antiquities of the medieval church, the rise of the Papacy, and the Renaissance. This online program also surveys the growth of humanism, prominent city-states, the monarchies of the Holy Roman Empire, religious wars, and the Catholic Reformation. 

Overview

Course Details

Probe the rich antiquities of the medieval church, the rise of the papacy, and the Renaissance by enrolling in the European History Postgrad. Cert. at the American Public University.

This rigorous six-course history certificate examines the growth of humanism, prominent city-states, the monarchies of the Holy Roman Empire, religious wars, and the Protestant Reformation. Your studies will contribute to an understanding of how these events shaped the economies, industries, and cultures of the modern world.

The program emphasizes the impact European history had on the United States, Great Britain, Japan, and Germany during World War II and how Europe differentiated itself from most other regions of the world.

What You Will Do

  • Distinguish the major social, political, and cultural changes of the Enlightenment in Europe from the death of Louis XIV to the fall of Napoleon
  • Determine the origins of World War I in Europe and assess its combatants, strategy and tactics, and technological innovations
  • Compare the economies, industry, society, and culture of the U.S., Great Britain, Japan, and Germany during World War II
  • Assess modern European history since the Congress of Vienna including social, economic, cultural, and political experiences common to Europe
  • Discuss the medieval church and rise of the Renaissance papacy

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Graduate Seminar in World History
  • History of the Enlightenment
  • 18th and 19th Century Europe
  • The Great War
  • World War II in Context
  • Modern European History

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Please read all graduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • If you have a non-U.S. transcript, please view our International Admissions page for more information.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

European History
-
American Public University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!