Ecole Européenne de Méthodologie, Gouvernance et Prospective Stratégique
European School of Methodology, Governance and Strategic Foresight  

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The History of pre-Islamic Persia
Course information
A basic knowledge of history of Persia would be an asset but is not mandatory.

Training content
- Overview of Pre-Achaemenid Era of Iran (Bronze Age to Medes)
- Cyrus II and Rise of the Achaemenids (559-522 BCE)
- Darius I-Xerxes I (521-465 BCE)
- Artaxerxes I to Alexandrian Conquests (464-330 BCE)
- Seleucids and Rise of Parthia (300s-1 BCE)
- Phraates IV-Osroes I (1-c.129 CE)
- Decline and overthrow of the Parthians (c.130-224 CE)
- Rise of the Sassanians (224-300 CE)
- The Shapur II-Khosrow II Era (300-627 CE)
- Decline of the Sassanians and the Islamic Conquests (627-651 CE)

Course code:
HIS / CP / 203
Course available as of:
May 2015
Type of course:
Distance course
Language of the course:
Formate of the course:
Word, Excel, PDF, PowerPoint, audio, video
Nombre de session pour ce cours:
10 sessions
Registration fees:
Depending on the type of course
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