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.
Discuss primary sources such as chronologies, archives, hagiographical texts, artefacts and monuments.
Identify the political, social and cultural impact of the Arab invasion in Egypt
Distinguish between different genres and types of historical documents
Analyse the impact of the Arab invasion on the Coptic Church
Articles and lecture notes, video lectures and online discussion forums.
Reflection Papers 8 x 250 words (2000 words)
Essay 2000 words
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