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Ancient Egypt: Culture and Society

Undergraduate | MAQ-AHIX2250 | 2024

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14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Ancient Egypt: Culture and Society

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, you will be able to:

    1. Articulate acquired knowledge in skills relating to socio-cultural diversity, complexity and transformation of the ancient Egypt material world across time and geographical regions.
    2. Contextualise the conditions within which disciplinary, historical and/or archaeological knowledge about ancient Egypt has been constructed.
    3. Demonstrate critical thinking through the analysis and evaluation of historical and/or archaeological data and historiographical critique of modern scholarly approaches to writing about ancient Egypt's past
    4. Reflect the learning experience and how knowledge gained in the unit, can be applied to contemporary settings.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:


40cp at 1000 level or above

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Arts

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