Course Information

HI2713 Urban Environmental History

Credits: 3.00

This course will examine the development of cities, primarily in North America, the evolution of the technologies used for that development, and their effect on the natural environment of cities and their regions, and the effects of the modernization and electrification of rural America on cities. Students will use a broad toolkit of historical methods and modes, including environmental history, social history, world history, and history of technology. Credits: 3.

Prerequisites: Completion of first year writing requirements.