Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Myth, Epic and Poetry of the Ancient Near East and Egypt
0.5 Credit

An examination of significant literary compositions. This may include creation myths, heroic tales, fables, hymns, prayers, and rituals and incantations. Emphasis will be upon Egypt and Mesopotamia, but compositions from other cultures such as those of the Hittites or people of Ugarit may be discussed as well.

Additional Course Information
HI308/RE308, HI309/RE309 taken prior to Sept 2004.