2023-2024 / LLOR0022-2

Encyclopedia of egyptology


15h Th, 15h Pr

Number of credits

 Bachelor in ancient languages and literatures : Oriental studies (Registrations are closed)5 crédits 
 Master in ancient languages and literatures : Oriental studies (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Stéphane Polis

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Basic rules of editing - Transmission of texts - A sketch of the history of Egyptology - Bibliography : tools and methodology

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Basic rules for editing a text - how to find bibliographical references on a given topic.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Students are required to submit every week a short written piece that demonstrate their ability to use the tools and methods presented during the last class.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

15 hours

Room and schedule : to be fixed in concertation with the students.
A written report is due for May. It consists in a preliminary bibliographical investigation in connection with the so-called "Travail de fin d'Études".

Recommended or required readings

The students receive a booklet with general bibliographical information on Egyptological topics.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions ) AND oral exam

Written work / report

Additional information:

Written and oral exam in June

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


St. Polis Département des Sciences de l'Antiquité Place du 20 Août, 7, B-4000-LIEGE Secrétariat Valérie ELIAS Tél.: 04 366 55 44

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