640006 Society and Culture: Ancient Near East, Egypt - God and the gods. The development of ancient Egyptian concepts of god from the Old Empire to the Late Period

winter semester 2016/2017 | Last update: 17.01.2017 Place course on memo list
Dr. Sabine Fick Dr. Sabine Fick, +43 512 507 37657
640006
Society and Culture: Ancient Near East, Egypt - God and the gods. The development of ancient Egyptian concepts of god from the Old Empire to the Late Period
VU 2
5
weekly
annually
German

1. The knowledge to analyze religious texts

2. A historical understanding of ancient religious believes

 

By analyzing ancient hymns and prayers together, the students become acquainted with the religious believes of the ancient Egyptians. Another aspect is to learn about how the concept of god changed over the course of time. 

Lecture and presentation of facts, results of research and scholarly debates, discussion and collaborative critical analyses of sources.

Active participation, readings, regular and active participation in discussions, final written exam

Literature provided with annotations is announced during the course

 

not applicable

Due to substantial differences in the allocation of ECTS-Credits in various curricula (BA Classica et Orientalia 2009/BA History 2009 and BA Classica et Orientalia 2015/BA History 2015), the requirements for this course vary. Information will be provided by the instructor at the beginning of the course. 

03.10.2016
Group 0
Date Time Location
Mon 2016-10-03
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-10
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-17
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-24
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-10-31
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-07
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-14
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-21
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-11-28
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-12-05
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2016-12-12
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-09
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-16
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-23
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2017-01-30
13.00 - 14.30 Atrium - SR 4 Atrium - SR 4 Barrier-free
Mon 2017-03-06
14.30 - 16.00 Atrium - SR 3 Atrium - SR 3 Barrier-free Klausur