Created by:   The University of Melbourne

  • Peter McPhee

    Taught by:    Peter McPhee, Honorary, Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Commitment6 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 122 ratings

Very clear and accurate explanations.

Great course! The materials were very interesting, the delivery was just excellent. I learned a lot about French Revolution, it's causes, process and outcomes.

Useful readings generously supplied by the professor. Very clear and interesting lectures.

Exceptionally well presented course. Professor McPhee is a great teacher. He engages you and takes you through the complex events of the French Revolution at a very comfortable pace.

I'm currently reading his book: Liberty or Death, The French Revolution. I highly recommend it as a companion to this course.

My plan is to watch this course again when I finish the book in a couple of weeks.

I want to take this opportunity to thank Coursera for offering this, and other courses; and Professor McPhee for taking the time to put together this series of lectures.