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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
27 minutes to complete

Welcome to the Course

This module includes a discussion thread to introduce yourself, and suggested readings and resources.

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1 video (Total 2 min), 2 readings
1 video
2 readings
Suggested Course Textbook10m
Additional Readings and Resources10m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

History and Chronology

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10 videos (Total 54 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
10 videos
History and Chronology Part 26m
History and Chronology Part 33m
History and Chronology Part 44m
History and Chronology Part 54m
History and Chronology Part 65m
History and Chronology Part 75m
History and Chronology Part 84m
History and Chronology Part 96m
History and Chronology Part 105m
1 reading
Suggested & Further Reading10m
1 practice exercise
History and Chronology Quiz20m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

The Pharaoh and Kingship

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7 videos (Total 33 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
The Pharaoh and Kingship Part 24m
The Pharaoh and Kingship Part 34m
The Pharaoh and Kingship Part 42m
The Pharaoh and Kingship Part 56m
The Pharaoh and Kingship Part 65m
The Pharaoh and Kingship Part 74m
1 reading
Suggested & Further Reading10m
1 practice exercise
The Pharaoh and Kingship Quiz20m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Gods and Goddesses

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11 videos (Total 46 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
11 videos
Gods and Goddesses Part 25m
Gods and Goddesses Part 35m
Gods and Goddesses Part 45m
Gods and Goddesses Part 54m
Gods and Goddesses Part 65m
Gods and Goddesses Part 72m
Gods and Goddesses Part 84m
Gods and Goddesses Part 92m
Gods and Goddesses Part 104m
Gods and Goddesses Part 112m
1 reading
Suggested & Further Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Gods and Goddesses Quiz20m
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Top reviews from Introduction to Ancient Egypt and Its Civilization

By SDMay 28th 2018

This is indeed a great course. It is very simply put and very easy to follow up.\n\nDo join without any hesitancy if you have a genuine interest in learning about the history of ancient Egypt!

By GPMar 21st 2018

Learned more then I could have wished for, this is the best course I have had on Ancient Egypt. Thank you Professor David P. Silverman, you made this class very interesting.

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David P. Silverman

Eckley Brinton Coxe, Jr. Professor of Egyptology
Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations

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