NMC361H1: The Archaeology of the Biblical World II: The Iron Age

Hours

24L

The archaeology of Syria-Palestine from the collapse of the Late Bronze Age until the Persian Period, with a special emphasis on the emergence of Israel and the small territorial nation-states of the eastern Mediterranean seaboard. Particular attention will be given to the relationship between the archaeological evidence and contemporary written records, including the Hebrew Bible. 

Prerequisite
1.0 credit in Humanities/BR= 1 or 2
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)