RELS384 Religions of the Ancient Near EastUpdated: 05 April 2017
|Offering||Not offered in 2018|
There is no supervised examination.
|Pre-requisites||12cp in RELS including RELS180 or any 24cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||HIST384 or HIST484 or HIST584 or RELS202 or RELS302 or RELS402 or RELS584|
offered in odd numbered years
- Religions of the Ancient Near East
|Coordinator(s)||Lesley McLean (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit deals with the religions of the three major areas of the Ancient Near East: Egypt, Mesopotamia and Canaan/Israel. The practices and beliefs of Egyptians, Sumerians, Akkadians, Babylonians, and Israelites will be studied through ancient myths, epic poems, and afterlife spells.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: