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Postgraduate | MAQ-AHIX8252 | 2024

Egypt in the Age of Akhenaten and Tutankhamun

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Start dates
19 Feb 2024,
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Entry requirements
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18 weeks

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Egypt in the Age of Akhenaten and Tutankhamun

About this subject

  • On successful completion, a student will be able to:

    1. demonstrate advanced knowledge of the corpus of royal and private monumental inscriptions of the late 18th Dynasty / Amarna Age
    2. evaluate at an advanced level the historical significance of documentary sources through the analysis and interpretation of texts in conjunction with iconographic and archaeological sources
    3. demonstrate an advanced knowledge of central historical issues of the New Kingdom, in particular the late 18th Dynasty / Amarna Period
    4. evaluate modern historical interpretations of the history of the late 18th Dynasty against their use of the relevant primary sources.

Entry requirements


NCCW (pre-2020 units) AHPG875

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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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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Master of Ancient History

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