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Classics and Ancient Civilizations (research): Egyptology

Egyptology is a specialization of the Research Master’s program in Classics and Ancient Civilizations. This Research Master program is unique in the Netherlands in the breadth of its subject matter, the historical periods covered and the multidisciplinary approach of its study. Characteristic for the Research Master is its focus on reading ancient texts in their original languages, and discussing the different interpretations the texts allow.

Students may specialize in one of four tracks:

See the information page for more details on the program or visit our website.

First year

Vak EC Semester 1 Semester 2

First Semester

15-20 EC compulsory courses

Common Course: Herodotus and Ancient Civilizations 10
Egyptology in the Field: Research and Facilities in Egypt 15

Electives

Select from the following courses, depending on and in accordance with academic background (10-15 EC):

Egyptian Temple Inscriptions of the Greco-Roman Period 10
Saqqara in the New Kingdom Seminar 10
Demotische Papyrologie I 10
Selected Topics in Egyptian Archaeology 5
Introduction to Middle Egyptian 10

Extra-curricular course

Laat Cursief (Abnormaal) Hiëratische Papyrologie I 10

Second Semester

5 EC compulsory courses

Egyptology in the Field: Research and Facilities in Egypt 15

Research School

Research School Elective: Egyptian Epigraphy 10

Electives

Select from the following courses, depending on and in accordance with academic background (15-20 EC):

Tell el-Dab’a Seminar 5
Mastaba Seminar 10
Demotische Papyrologie II 10
Coptic Papyrology 10
Greek Papyrology 10

Second year

Vak EC Semester 1 Semester 2

First Semester

15 EC compulsory courses

MA Thesis Tutorial Classics and Ancient Civilizations (Research) 5
Common Course: Herodotus and Ancient Civilizations 10

Electives: select 15 EC from the following courses

Documentary Texts from Deir el-Medina and their social and cultural setting 10
Demotische Papyrologie III 5
Coptic Texts in Context: Option 1: Coptic Papyrology Option 2: Bohairic Coptic 10

Second Semester

Compulsory courses: 30 EC

MA Thesis Classics and Ancient Civilizations (Research) 25
Thesis Seminar 5

Extra curricular courses

The courses below are offered by the Classics and Ancient Civilizations program (or related programs), and are accessible for all students in the (Research) MA program Classics and Ancient Civilizations. The courses are not part of the Egyptology program, but can be taken as extra curricular courses.

Vak EC Semester 1 Semester 2

First semester

Tutorial Akkadian 10
Tutorial Sumerian 5

Second semester

Sumerian Literature: Gudea 5
Rebel, Prophet, Martyr: Jesus of Nazareth in the Context of his Time 10