NMC344H1: Hyksos Subjects to Empire Builders: Cultural and Political History of Ancient Egypt II

Hours: 
24L/12T

Exploration of the primary archaeological, architectural, and inscriptional sources, questioning interpretations and analyzing how Egypt confronted foreign domination and developed into a major empire in the New Kingdom under Thutmose III, Hatshepsut, Akhenaten, and Ramesses II, then fragmented politically in the Third Intermediate Period and ultimately became a colony itself.

Prerequisite: 

5 FCE in any field or 1 FCE in NMC

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