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Sumerian and Mesopotamian Civilisations Diploma Course

Institution
Centre of Excellence · Centre of Excellence
Qualifications
CPDQuality Licence Scheme

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Entry requirements

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Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

Learn about the Sumerian and Mesopotamian Civilisations and their development of agriculture, societies, writing, art, literature, astrology and warfare.

The course concludes with a look into the final few centuries of the Mesopotamian civilisation. This includes learning about the various foreign powers that overtook the region, including the Persians under Cyrus II and the Greeks under Alexander the Great.

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Know why Mesopotamia is so important to civilisation
  • Understand why Sumer was considered the ‘Cradle of Civilisation’
  • Be familiar with the different empires that formed Mesopotamian history
  • Appreciate the many innovations and inventions developed by the Sumerians that are still in use today
  • Be aware of the different features of art and architecture throughout the history of Mesopotamia
  • Understand the role of religion and the primary deities of Sumer and other Mesopotamian cultures
  • Be familiar with the world’s first writing system, cuneiform
  • Be aware of the major works of Mesopotamian literature
  • Comprehend the contribution the Akkadians, Assyrians and Babylonians made to the world
  • Know who the rulers of Mesopotamia were
  • Have knowledge of some of the most important Mesopotamian artworks and cultural artefacts
  • Understand what happened to the Mesopotamian civilisation

Information for international students

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We aim to provide you with the best value when you choose to study with us. Your course costs will vary depending on the type of course that you choose to study but all our prices are clearly shown. We are also clear about any additional certification fees that must be paid in order to receive additional certificates from additional governing bodies, so there are no unexpected surprises.

The full costs shown on the website are for all online training courses, you can request a hard copy of the training materials for an additional £29.50 fee + p&p. To choose a hard copy of the materials to be posted out to you just tick the box to receive your materials via post when checking out with payment.

Check more information here: https://www.centreofexcellence.com/about/

Contact our Support Team: https://www.centreofexcellence.com/contact/

Fees and funding

UK students
£127.00
International students
£127.00

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • CPD
    flexible
    Lifetime access months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    Lifetime access months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    Lifetime access months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • Quality Licence Scheme
    flexible
    Lifetime access months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    Lifetime access months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    Lifetime access months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course. Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15). The Quality Licence Scheme is a leading national Awarding Organisation. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. This course has been endorsed under the Quality Licence Scheme.

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Lifetime access150

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