Become an Egyptologist: The Queens of Ancient Egypt
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Become an Egyptologist: The Queens of Ancient Egypt

Discussing the most famous Queens in Egyptology such as Hatshepsut, Nefertari, Nefertiti and Cleopatra VII.
3.5 (10 ratings)
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Created by Jenell Diegor
Last updated 11/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 6 mins on-demand audio
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Know about the lives of certain ancient Egyptian Queens
  • Be familiar with who these Queens are
  • Be familiar of the influences these Queens had during their time and even afterwards
  • Be aware of the archaeological finds relating to these Queens
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Requirements
  • There are no prerequisites for this course
  • This course is for educational purposes only
  • This course is not designed to replace any level of academic Ancient History courses but rather to supplement these courses
  • The lectures in this course are primarily on video
Description

Are you a budding Egyptologist?
Do you have a passion for learning about ancient history and the ancient world?
Do you have an amateur interest in ancient Egypt?

In this course, we will explore the wonderful Queens of ancient Egypt. Among those we will discuss are Nefertiti, Nefertari, Hatshepsut and Cleopatra VII - and more! Learn about the Queens who ruled as Pharaohs and the Queens who acted as co-regents. We will explore their lives, their influence as well as the archaeological finds that belonged to them, that they themselves had built and even those that were commisioned in their honor.

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Who is the target audience?
  • This course is suited for those who are not familiar with the Queens of ancient Egypt
  • This course is suited for those who have an amateur interest in ancient Egypt
  • This course is suited for those who are looking to supplement their academic education on ancient Egypt
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Expand All 21 Lectures Collapse All 21 Lectures 07:06:12
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Introduction
1 Lecture 00:50

A brief introduction to this course.

Preview 00:50
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The Queens Who Ruled as Pharaohs
7 Lectures 32:35

A brief overview of this section.

Preview 00:30

All we know about Pharaoh MerNeith.

Preview 02:23

All we know about Pharaoh Neithikret.

Preview 01:28

All we know about Pharaoh Sobekneferu.

Preview 04:22

All we know about Pharaoh Hatshepsut.

Hatshepsut
12:28

All we know about Pharaoh Twosret.

Twosret
02:20

All we know about Pharaoh Cleopatra VII.

Cleopatra VII
09:04

Quick Quiz on the Pharaoh Queens

Quick Quiz on the Pharaoh Queens
3 questions
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The Queens Who Complemented Their Kings' Reigns
5 Lectures 17:30

A brief overview of this section.

Preview 00:52

All we know about Queen Nefertiti.

Nefertiti
07:06

All we know about Queen Ankhesenamun.

Ankhesenamun
05:10

All we know about Queen Nefertari.

Nefertari
04:22

An ebook containing a list of the Queens in Ancient Egypt.

A List of Queens in Ancient Egypt
9 pages

Quick Quiz on the Queen Consorts

Quick Quiz on the Queen Consorts
3 questions
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 00:30

A brief wrap up of the course.

Conclusion
00:30
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BONUS MATERIALS
7 Lectures 07:47

Why was the left eye missing?

Nefertiti's Bust
05:10

50 pictures of Pharaoh Hatshepsut's Temple.

Hathsepsut's Temple
50 pages

Nefertari's Tample of Hathor Slideshow.

Nefertari's Temple of Hathor
01:38

Taking a look at Queen Hetepheres I.

Queen Hetepheres I
00:59

30+ pictures of Hatshepsut's Unfinished Obelisk. If it had been finished it would have been the largest obelisk in ancient Egypt.

Hathsepsut's Unfinished Obelisk
36 pages

A rather large PDF file, over 260 pages. Chapter V in particular pays homage to A Famous Queen - talking about the great Queen Hatshepsut. Very interesting to read and if you only have a little bit of time, I suggest to skip to that chapter on page 111.
Luxor and Its Temples Book
268 pages

A complete list of tombs found in the Valley of the Queens.

List of Tombs in the Valley of the Queens
4 pages
About the Instructor
Jenell Diegor
4.6 Average rating
44 Reviews
1,908 Students
5 Courses
Writer, producer, director.

Someone with a passion for ancient Egypt and visiting historic landmarks all over the world, Jenell has always been fascinated with the ancient world and considers herself a lifelong learner of Egyptology.

Jenell is a member of the Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities (Toronto Chapter) and the Egyptian Study Society (Denver, Colorado).

Jenell once traveled solo to the New7Wonders of the World.

Jenell holds her TEFL teaching certificate from LearnTEFL (London, UK) as well as a diploma in Information Systems Specialist from Eastern College (St. John's, Canada).

Jenell has written and compiled a number of travel guidebooks that are available exclusively on Amazon Kindle, as well as works of fiction. She is also involved in writing, producing and directing short films.

Jenell currently resides in Toronto, Ontario with her cat Rocsi.