NES 1451

NES 1451

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

For over two thousand years, from the Middle Kingdom (ca. 2100 BCE) into the Roman era, Egyptian monuments were inscribed with hieroglyphs of the Middle Egyptian writing system. In this second of three courses in Ancient Egyptian, students will learn the complete Middle Egyptian verbal system and continue to enrich their Egyptian vocabulary. We will also begin translating complete literary and religious texts, including the fantastic tale of a sailor's maritime misadventures and divine encounters ("The Shipwrecked Sailor") and a hymn in honor of the sun god ("The Litany of Re").

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: NES 1450.

Breadth Requirement (GHB)
Distribution Category (CA-AS)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CLASS 1451

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15829NES 1451  SEM 101

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