|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 1.5-hour lecture and a 1-hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Andrew Jamieson
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject will introduce students to New Kingdom imperial Egypt. During the 18th and 19th dynasties Egypt enjoyed a level of prosperity, stability, artistic creativity and international prestige unsurpassed in its history. Topics such as trade, international diplomacy, military conquests, and the transmission of cultural influences and ideas will be presented. Egypt's relationship and interconnections with its Libyan, Nubian, Levantine, Syrian, Mesopotamian, Anatolian and Aegean neighbours will be examined through a study of key sites, monuments, artefacts and literary sources. This subject will also cover the Amarna period in Egypt and look at the reigns of Akhenaten and the pharaohs that followed.
|Assessment:||A tutorial presentation and essay of 2500 words 62.5% (due during semester) and a take home exam of 1500 words 37.5% (due during the examination period).|
|Prescribed Texts:||Prescribed Texts:A subject reader will be available.|
|Breadth Options:||This subject is a level 2 or level 3 subject and is not available to new generation degree students as a breadth option in 2008. |
This subject or an equivalent will be available as breadth in the future.
Breadth subjects are currently being developed and these existing subject details can be used as guide to the type of options that might be available.
2009 subjects to be offered as breadth will be finalised before re-enrolment for 2009 starts in early October.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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