BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

History of Creativity and Innovation in the Arts, Science, and Technology 1

TECH 201


$ 564.00

Instructor: Donald M Davis
Credits: 3.00

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Western civilization from Egyptian antiquity to Renaissance from perspective of changes in civilization enabled by technology. Creativity throughout history. How to improve personal creativity.

Course Content:

Lesson 1: Creativity
Lesson 2: Civilization
Lesson 3: Mesopotamia
Lesson 4: Egypt
Lesson 5: India and China
Lesson 6: Minoans and Mycenaeans
Lesson 7: Greek Language and Religion
Lesson 8: Greek Democracy and Science
Lesson 9: Classical Greece
Lesson 10: Classical Greece Philosophy: Plato
Lesson 11: Classical Greece Philosophy: Aristotle
Lesson 12: Hellenism
Lesson 13: Hellenistic Philosophy and Religion
Lesson 14: Roman Republic
Lesson 15: Roman Empire
Lesson 16: Roman Science, Technology, and Art
Lesson 17: Early Christianity
Lesson 18: Byzantium
Lesson 19: Islam
Lesson 20: Early Middle Ages
Lesson 21: Nations, Crusades, and Mongols
Lesson 22: Church and University
Lesson 23: Middle Ages Architecture
Lesson 24: Middle Ages Art and Literature
Lesson 25: End of the Middle Ages
Lesson 26: Age of Exploration
Lesson 27: The Discovered World
Lesson 28: Retrospective

Online Courses:

Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.

   No Materials required for this course!