HIST 238 History of Baltimore

3 credits

Introduces students to the history of Baltimore from colonial times to the present. The course examines changes in politics and the economy, in the physical environment, and in the lives of ordinary Baltimoreans. The course also explores the ways in which Baltimore’s history reflects both national trends and its own particular mix of North and South, race, ethnicity, and class.

Prerequisite(s): ENG 152 or equivalent

General Education: Humanities