ARTH 599: Special Topics in Art History

ARTH 599-001: New Kingdom Eqypt
(Fall 2021)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM M

Research Hall 201

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Section Information for Fall 2021

Egypt is at the height of its power, influence, and wealth in the era known as the New Kingdom,

approximately 1570-1069 BCE. We will learn about the Valley of the Kings and study the

iconography of the most famous kings of Egypt including Hatshepsut, Tutankhamun, Akhenaten,

and Ramses the Great. We will learn how to ask searching questions about social difference and

the arts, and acquire the mental tools needed to investigate societies different from our own.

This course fulfills the writing intensive requirement.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 1-6

Topics vary. Notes: May be repeated for credit when topic is different. May be repeated within the term.
Specialized Designation: Topic Varies
Recommended Prerequisite: Baccalaureate degree or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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