How It Works

2 CEUs, equivalent to 20 Contact Hours/PDUs
During this course, our main focus of effort will introduce students to the tools developed to understand a historic event through the lens of the time that an event occurred: Thinking in Time Analysis vs. Revisionism and Re-evaluation of “Ways of War” modeling.
Start Date:
April 20, 2020
Cost:
$499
Duration:
4 weeks

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Tony Piscitelli

THE CURRICULUM

Cold War 2.0: A Brief History
In an effort to understand today as it relates to our past, we will briefly look at the history of post-World War II Cold War 1.0 (NATO / USA vs. Warsaw Pact / USSR).

Topics Include:

  • Poland and Operation Forward Pass as a framework
  • The concept of brinkmanship
  • Berlin Air-Drops, Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Fall of the USSR
  • Vietnam and Afghanistan as Proxy Wars


Who Should Register:

  • History buffs or anyone excited to dive deep into the details of a specific WWII event
  • Teachers of history, government, social studies, or politics to enhance knowledge and earn professional development hours and CEUs for annual teaching license renewal

Learning Format

We provide a more interactive and visually engaging learning experience than you’ll find in many online course environments.
The format of this class is fully online, instructor-led, pass/no pass, and can be taken as part of the certificate or independently. Certificate courses can be taken in any order unless otherwise noted. Designed by an expert team of military historians and learning experience designers.
Industry Experts
You'll experience optional live sessions with your instructor and other experts and have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss the subject
Active Learning
Learn content deeply through varied case studies, topical readings, infographics and other visuals, and hands-on exercises.
Engaged Classrooms
Build your knowledge repository with weekly quizzes, open group discussions, and even the occasional debate.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED

Cold War 2.0: A Brief History
Devote 6-8 hours/week
Apply knowledge to your real life
DO THE EXTRA WORK WHEN YOU CAN
Be prepared to learn from each other