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Laat Cursief (Abnormaal) Hiëratische Papyrologie I


Admission requirements

Hieratic and Late Egyptian grammar. Knowledge of Demotic is not required, but handy.


Reading of documentary published texts.

Course objectives

Improving the ability to independently read Late Cursive (Abnormal) Hieratic texts with a view to scientific publication. Learning to combine the extracted data with mainstream Egyptology and understanding the sources in the context of Late Period Egypt.


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Mode of instruction

  • Seminar

Assessment method


  • Active participation during seminars

  • Written exam


  • Active participation: 30%

  • Written exam: 70%


If the end grade is insufficient (lower than a 6.0), or the exam grade is lower than 5.50, there is a possibility of retaking the written examination material, replacing the previous exam grade(s).

Inspection and feedback

How and when an exam review will take place will be disclosed together with the publication of the exam results at the latest. If a student requests a review within 30 days after publication of the exam results, an exam review will have to be organized.

Reading list

Will be provided at the beginning of the course.


Enrolment through uSis is mandatory.
General information about uSis is available on the website.

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Dr. K. Donker Van Heel


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