History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ARTH 318: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Egypt

ARTH 318-001: Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt
(Fall 2017)

03:00 PM to 04:15 PM MW

Art & Design Building 2026

Section Information for Fall 2017

Explores the art, architecture, and archaeology of Ancient Egypt. Examines the cultural and historic context of Ancient Egyptian art and architecture. Topics may include the influence of ancient attitudes about race, gender, sexuality, and cultural identity on the art of the period as well as the impact of Ancient Egyptian art on ancient Greece and modern western culture. 

Non-Western Culture

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores the art, architecture, and archaeology of ancient Egypt in its cultural and historic context. Besides the famous monuments, students will also examine the influence of ancient attitudes about cultural identity on the art of the period as well as the impact of ancient Egyptian art on ancient Greece and modern western culture. May not be repeated for credit.
Specialized Designation: Non-Western Culture
Recommended Prerequisite: 24 credits (sophomore standing)
Schedule Type: Lecture

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