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Ancient Egyptian Art - AHIS281

This unit will trace the major developments in sculpture, painting, and architecture of ancient Egypt from its predynastic beginnings through the Old, Middle, and New Kingdoms until the conquest of Augustus (3100-30 B.C.E.). It will examine the role and significance of Egyptian art in the context of history, religion, and cultural patterns and critique the main methods of analysing and interpreting ancient Egyptian visual culture.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

2018 - Next offered in 2018

Staff Contact(s): Dr Alexandra Woods

AHIS170 or AHST100 Prerequisite Information


Unit Designation(s):
Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Ancient History

Faculty of Arts

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