School Program

History of the 20th Century

The History of the 20th Century contributes to students’ understanding of the past by allowing them to further increase their understanding of important historical concepts. It also helps them to grasp the impact of human actions on the course of history and the importance of fulfilling their responsibilities as informed citizens.

The course consists of the following topics:

  • Imperialism, European Hegemony
  • Totalitarianism, Crises and conflicts
  • Cold War, A Divided World
  • Identity, The World at the Turn of the Century

 The following competencies are applied:

  • Characterizes a historical turning point
  • Interprets a social phenomenon using the historical method

Credits: 4