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펜실베이니아 대학교의 Wonders of Ancient Egypt 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

756개의 평가
251개의 리뷰

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Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated people over the millennia. The Bible refers to its gods, rulers, and pyramids. Neighboring cultures in the ancient Near East and Mediterranean wrote about its god-like kings and its seemingly endless supply of gold. The Greeks and Romans describe aspects of Egypt's culture and history. As the 19th century began, the Napoleonic campaign in Egypt highlighted the wonders of this ancient land, and public interest soared. Not long after, Champollion deciphered Egypt's hieroglyphs and paved the way for other scholars to reveal that Egyptian texts dealt with medicine, dentistry, veterinary practices, mathematics, literature, and accounting, and many other topics. Then, early in the 20th century, Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun and its fabulous contents. Exhibitions of this treasure a few decades later resulted in the world's first blockbuster, and its revival in the 21st century has kept interest alive. Join Dr. David Silverman, Professor of Egyptology at Penn, Curator in Charge of the Egyptian Section of the Penn Museum, and curator of the Tutankhamun exhibitions on a guided tour of the mysteries and wonders of this ancient land. He has developed this online course and set it in the galleries of the world famous Penn Museum. He uses many original Egyptian artifacts to illustrate his lectures as he guides students as they make their own discovery of this fascinating culture. This course focused on five key areas in the study of Ancient Egypt: 1) Principles of Egyptian Art, 2) The Basics of the Language of Ancient Egypt: Hieroglyphs, 3) Egyptian Magic, 4) Akhenaten, Tutankhamun, and the Religion of the Aten, and 5) The Burial of Tutankhamun and the Search for his Tomb. This course is intended to accompany, and ideally to follow, Introduction to Ancient Egypt (also available on Coursera)....

최상위 리뷰

2020년 7월 10일

This was an incredibly detailed course that provided an in-depth and interesting view of ancient Egypt. I would highly recommend this as an essential course for those interested in Egypt's history.

2020년 9월 25일

I really enjoyed the history of Ancient Egypt. I have viewed the treasures of Tutankhamun twice. This class gave me a more in depth view of the culture and the art of Ancient Egypt. Thank you.

필터링 기준:

Wonders of Ancient Egypt의 250개 리뷰 중 151~175

교육 기관: Linda R

2021년 6월 1일

T​his course contrains a wealth of information

교육 기관: Eduardo P

2020년 4월 24일

great teacher !! amazing information and topic

교육 기관: Emre Y

2020년 12월 22일

I like all stages and issues. Thanks much.

교육 기관: Sean G

2018년 5월 3일

Very interesting course with great photo's

교육 기관: JOHN Q

2017년 10월 31일

excellent and interesting.

교육 기관: Ritvik S S

2020년 7월 17일

Amazing; Dr. Silverman is a true cholar.

교육 기관: Michelle O A C

2019년 7월 10일

super complete and interesting course!

교육 기관: Esperanza d C O G

2020년 11월 21일

A really great course like it so much

교육 기관: Tayriny S C

2017년 12월 11일

Wonderfull!!! I learn a lot...thanks.

교육 기관: Maladaye B

2020년 6월 21일

very informative, absolutely amazing

교육 기관: Mohamed M

2020년 2월 19일

Wish to have more courses from you.

교육 기관: Andres V

2020년 1월 24일

Fantastic course, very interesting.

교육 기관: Peggy W

2020년 8월 2일

Very informative and enlightening.

교육 기관: Sophie V

2020년 3월 26일

Great content, pictures, lectures!

교육 기관: ariel b

2018년 2월 7일

just amazing! really great speaker

교육 기관: Mark G C

2020년 10월 11일

I love this... learning thank you

교육 기관: Bindu V S

2020년 8월 22일

Good learning of Egyptian culture

교육 기관: Michelle B

2020년 5월 10일

Fascinating glimpse into history!

교육 기관: Peta A

2019년 4월 12일

Enjoyable and the presenter is A1

교육 기관: Ivona F

2018년 3월 9일

Very interesting and insightful

교육 기관: Dzina L

2020년 7월 8일

Great course! I learned a lot!

교육 기관: Manvi K D

2018년 8월 13일

A real good learning session!

교육 기관: Alessandra R

2020년 5월 22일

Really interesting thank you

교육 기관: MARCOS A C B

2020년 10월 11일

Very good and instructive.

교육 기관: Nicola R

2018년 2월 18일

Really enjoyed the course!