NMC343H1: Farmers to Pyramid Builders: Cultural and Political History of Ancient Egypt I

Hours: 
24L/12T

Exploration of the primary archaeological, architectural, and inscriptional sources, questioning and analyzing ideas about Egypt's development from farming communities at the dawn of history to an early state that built great pyramids for its kings, collapsed into civil war, and grew to become a colonizing power in the Middle Kingdom.

Prerequisite: 

5 FCE in any field or 1 FCE in NMC

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)