Egypt in Dynasties XI-XVII

University of Auckland

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Egypt in Dynasties XI-XVII

  • Host University

    University of Auckland

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    ANCHIST100

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Covers the history of Egypt during one major phase of unification, the Middle Kingdom, as well as the First and Second Intermediate Periods. Topics analysed include the rise of imperialism in the south (Nubia), the importance of literature of propaganda as a social bond of loyalty, the conquest of the north by the Asiatic Hyksos, and the new artistic style of portraiture.

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