Learning Exercise

Death and Burial in Egypt

An interactive site offers an introduction to Egyptian death rituals including how a mummy is made. Other features include resources, teaching material, and related web sites.
Course: Western Civilization
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This interactive site provides an introduction to Egyptian death rituals including how a mummy is made. Other features... see more

Exercise

This assignment is to be completed in conjunction with Virtual Mummy: Unwrapping a Mummy by Mouse Click.

Write a 5-7 page paper detailing the traditions surrounding death and burial practices in Ancient Egypt using both this site and Virtual Mummy website.
Additional Information: None.

Technical Notes

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Requirements

None.

Topics

Western Civilization
Ancient Egypt

Learning Objectives

To acquaint students with the practics surrounding death and burial in Ancient Egypt.
To acquaint students with elements of Egyptian religion.