Introduction to Coptic

EGYT 2210 S01 [CRN: 24629]

Coptic, the last stage of the ancient Egyptian language, was written with essentially Greek alphabetic characters. An introduction to Sahidic, which is perhaps the best represented of the Coptic dialects. Sahidic grammar is explained, and some texts, mainly of a biblical and patristic nature, are read. Open to undergraduates with the consent of the instructor. No prerequisites, but a knowledge of Middle Egyptian or Greek would be helpful.
Term
Spring 2020
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
12
Primary Instructor
Meetings
16:00 - 19:00 Tue - from Jan 22, 2020 to May 15, 2020
Exam Group Code
18