Final Exam Review Session:
BUCHN 1930, Mon. Dec. 6, 7:30 pm
TA Office Hours:
Jessika Akhmenkalns: Wednesdays & Thursdays from 11-12 in HSSB 2051
Mohamed Faroug Abdelrahman Ali: Thursdays 12-2, 1003 HSSB
Extra Credit: Go to a museum and describe five of their ancient Egyptian objects. Discuss their religious role and significance (ie: what sort of setting do they come from or were used in temple, tomb? What religious purpose did they serve? Do they employ/reflect religious symbolism? Etc.), connecting them with themes discussed in the class.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (Egyptian gallery closed for renovation).
Mummies at the California Science Center in Santa Ana.
Getty Villa in Malibu (Mummy portraits and art from Greco-Roman Egypt).
Egyptian Gallery of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Be sure to select only Egyptian objects. Note that because of the small number of pieces, extra effort will be required for full credit.
Worth from 2-5 points towards your final grade. For maximum credit use citations from books and articles (not web pages). Due not later than the Final Exam.