Identify important Sites and artifacts
-Students will master a survey of the most important archaeological sites, artifacts, and monuments of Egypt, their cultural contexts, as well as major methodological developments in Egyptian archaeology and Egyptology.
-Students will increase their abilities to think critically and creatively with regard to archaeological methodologies and theories in the field of Egyptology.
-Students will improve their abilities to give both a professional oral/speaking presentation and a critical written research paper of over 12 pages in length.
-Students will be able to place the artifacts and architectural remains of Ancient Egypt in a strata-graphic sequence in order to prepare them for excavation on-site in Egypt.