About this Course*

Since when Kosovo issues begun? How is it that an idea, introduced in 19th century Europe, became a reality? And how does that reality prevail in the harsh complexities of the Balkans?

This course will take you on a journey through the history of Kosovo and Serbia. In this 1st part of the course we will explore many history facts

So the next time you hear about Kosovo in the news, you will be informed enough about the history of this area to comprehend the many sides and narratives that interact to shape the complex reality of Kosovo today.

Please also join us in the 2nd part of this course: Challenges of Kosovo and Serbia as a sovereign state.

* This course uses academic and media material from various archives.
* This course is self-paced. Once you register, you can participate in the course anytime, as often as you wish and over any stretch of time

Subtitles available in Serbian and English
6 weeks of study, 2 hours/week


  1. Early history
  2. Ottoman Kosovo
  3. Kingdom of Serbia and the Kingdom of Yugoslavia
  4. Communist Yugoslavia
  5. UN administration period
  6. Today
  1. Quiz: Final test

*NOTE: Course will be able soon. Thank you for your patience