Introduction to Egyptology (2nd ed.)


The course describes the basic elements of pharaonic culture, according to the following subjects: 
  1. Pharaonic Egypt: geography, chronology, and attitude to the ancient civilization by the classical culture up to the birth of Egyptology. 
  2. History, sources for the reconstruction of pharaonic Egypt. Basic history of ancient Egypt. 
  3. Monumental architecture and its cultural meaning. 
  4. The culture of the image.

Attendance and Credentials

Attendance
FREE!
Attendance Certificate
FREE!

Category

Arts and Humanities

Training hours

12

Level

Beginner

Course Mode

Tutored

Language

Italiano

Duration

4 weeks

Type

Online

Course Status

Soft Tutoring

Enrollments Start

Jan 16, 2019

Course Opens

Feb 4, 2019

Tutoring Starts

Feb 4, 2019

Tutoring Stops

Feb 26, 2019

Soft Tutoring

Feb 27, 2019

Course Closes

Not Set
Basic skills in pharaonic Egypt
A basic knowledge of the ancient eastern Meditterranean and the basic skill in the historical approach is requested.
Grimal, Storia dell'Antico Egitto; Baines-Malek, Cultural Altlas of Ancient Egypt; Kemp, Ancient Egypt. Anathomy of a civilization.
Notes of the lessons; presentations available in Moodle.
The course is structured in 4 didactic units that include video lectures, forums and assessment tests.
You can earn Attendance Certificate and Open badge by completing all the included video-lessons and the final tests of each section, answering correctly to minimum 70% of questions.