ANCH112 Introduction to Egyptian and Near Eastern HistoryUpdated: 02 April 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
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This unit is an introduction to the history and culture of ancient Egypt (the Old, Middle and New Kingdoms) and the Near East. Utilising both documentary sources of information and archaeological evidence, the unit explores a wide variety of aspects of ancient life in the "Cradle of Civilization": the origins of farming and the growth of towns, cities and empires to religious beliefs, art, literature, law, daily life and political and economic administration. The unit explores the relationships between these societies and connections with neighbouring cultures in the Mediterranean and elsewhere.
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|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: