Course Description : This course is based on the Georgia Virtual World History curriculum. The student will learn about the time frame of civilization as we know it, beginning from the first civilizations of Mesopotamia through the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Enlightenment, onward past the World Wars to modern times. Students will learn through online video lectures, readings and maps and be able to respond to questions with written work. Students will learn to evaluate information and become independent thinkers. This course is writing intensive, and tests are not utilized. Students will give oral presentations, which includes a final presentation of a student-created timeline.