History Courses – Online Classes with Videos | Study.com

Study.com has engaging online history courses in US history, world history, western civilization, and more! Our self-paced video lessons can help you study for exams, earn college credit, or boost your performance in history classes. Choose a course and prepare to improve your knowledge!

How It Works

  • Choose a history course: Choose from among U.S. history, western civilization and world history courses covering the American Civil War, pre- and post-War Europe, international conflicts and more.
  • Watch fun video lessons: Our instructors bring history to life over the course of several illustrated video lessons that last about ten minutes each.
  • Take practice quizzes and exams: Need help remembering the outcomes of significant historical events? Each course includes lesson and chapter quizzes designed to help cement historical events in your memory.
  • Get help from our experienced history instructors: Ask questions about any history topic you come across while taking our courses.

Who Are Our Courses For?

  • Middle and high school students who want to earn better grades
  • High school students preparing for AP tests, exit exams or SAT subject tests
  • College students on tight budgets who are in need of flexible learning options
  • Adult students who want to learn more about history
  • Parents looking for resources to help teach home-schooled students

Why Our Courses Work

  • Study at your own pace: Whether you're studying a historical period that interests you or putting in some extra time to learn about an era you're unfamiliar with, you can spend as much time with a lesson or chapter as you want.
  • Access course content anywhere: Watch video lessons at home or anywhere you take your smartphone, tablet or laptop, and learn history online at your convenience.
  • Keep learning: One subscription lets you access all of the history courses included in our extensive video library.