World History Overview
World History is the comprehensive study of the political, social and cultural development of the entire world. The study of World History begins with the prehistory of mankind and the birth of civilization, andcontinues up through the contemporary era.
World History in the Classroom
Students must acquire not only a solid familiarity with the key events and figure of World History, but also a lasting and critical understanding of its larger patterns, causes, and structures.
Parliament World History Tutoring Program
Our program prepares students with:
- The ability to critically examine historical materials as well as varied, often competing, interpretations of World History.
- A thorough knowledge of the leading figures and pivotal events of World History; including significant moments within its cultural and literary legacies.
- A crucial understanding of wider economic and technical trends that have effected the course of World History.
- The key elements of writing a compelling and well-researched historical essay. This includes creating a clearly-defined thesis and supporting it with ample and persuasive historical evidence.