Content

This unit will overview the history of the Christian church in Egypt during the period of the Arabic invasion. It will discuss the available different sources of the history of this period. The unit also discusses the impact of the Arab invasion on the Coptic Church as well as the social, political and cultural impact on Egypt.

Unit Code: CH1209A

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Church History

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: St Athanasius College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Discuss primary sources such as chronologies, archives, hagiographical texts, artefacts and monuments.

2.

Identify the political, social and cultural impact of the Arab invasion in Egypt

3.

Distinguish between different genres and types of historical documents

4.

Analyse the impact of the Arab invasion on the Coptic Church

Pedagogy

Articles and lecture notes, video lectures and online discussion forums.

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Reflection Papers 8 x 250 words (2000 words)

50.0

Essay 2000 words

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-03-14 14:12:08 +1100