American History Through Baseball, Short Course | Part time online | Coursera | United States
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Learn About American History Through Baseball History with this course offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder. Follow the course of American History and Baseball History side-by-side.

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This American History Through Baseball History course offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder is intended for those interested in sports marketing, sports administration, the MLB, and American culture & globalization. It is highly beneficial to those interested in American history and fans of baseball. Throughout the four courses, learners will track American history and baseball history side-by-side.

Applied Learning Project

Learners will take short practice quizzes after watching videos that are not graded. You will then complete end-of-module quizzes which are graded. There are no Peer Reviews in this specialization. There are also no Final Exams at the end of each course. 

What You Will Learn:

  • Gain a broad sense of historical change, politics, economy, society and culture, and persistent and recurring challenges.
  • Develop your ability to think historically — examine the past on its own terms, consider context and change, and analyze historical arguments.
  • Discover some examples of how those changes played out in American history — the people and places involved and their impact.
  • Apply historical skills to the contemporary world, grapple with questions that matter to you, and learn about baseball.

Skills You Will Gain:

  • Sports
  • Culture
  • America
  • Baseball
  • US History

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Moneyball and Globalization
  • Race, Gender, and Culture
  • Baseball and Americanism
  • Baseball into the Millennium

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner level

  • No prior experience needed.

Tuition Fee

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