BA Islamic Studies

SOAS, University of London
En City of London (Inglaterra)

£ 9,000 - ($ 234,735)
IVA inc.

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • City of london (Inglaterra)
Descripción

The BA in Islamic Studies provides students with knowledge and understanding of the core textual tradition of Islam, and through this engages with religious, philosophical and wider intellectual discourses of Islam. Texts will be studied in English translation, but students also receive some grounding in Arabic or another language widely used in Islamic societies. Special modules in Qur'an Arabic, ranging from elementary to advanced levels, are also available. Through optional modules, students will be able to access SOAS's unrivalled scholarship and teaching concerned with Islamic art, music, culture, history and politics.

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

As a student specialising in Islamic Studies, you will gain competency in language skills and intercultural awareness and understanding. Familiarity with the region will have been developed through a combination of the study of language, literature and culture (which can include literature, film, music, art and religion) of various parts of the Middle East.

Requisitos: Interview Policy: Candidates with "non standard" qualifications may be invited for interview

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Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

Inicio Ubicación
15 octubre 2016
City of London
London, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

Arabic
IT
Islam
Poetry
Language Skills
Understanding
Language
Cultural
Sufism
Islamic Studies
Islamic
intercultural awareness
Prophet Muhammad

Programa académico

Students take four module units per year, consisting of thematic and language modules, as well as optional modules which allow students to develop specific interests. In addition to a language module in Arabic in Year 1 (Elementary Qur'anic Arabic is recommended), students can choose language modules from a wide range of languages relevant to the study of Islam including Indonesian, Urdu, Bengali, Somali, Swahili and Hausa. Core Module: this means this unit must be passed before progression to the following year. Compulsory Module: this means this unit must be completed before progression to the following year. Year 1 Core Module Module Code Unit value Term Availability Introduction to the Study of the Qur'an 155901343 1 Unit Full Year Not Running 2016/2017 Compulsory Module Module Code Unit value Term Availability The Muslim World: Unity in Diversity 155901258 1 Unit Full Year Compulsory Language Module Students choose an Arabic language unit at a suitable level. Qur'anic Arabic is recommended. See the language options list below. Open Option Choose a module from the list below or an open option. Year 2 Core Module Module Code Unit value Term Availability Biography and Traditions of the Prophet Muhammad 155901337 1 Unit Full Year Compulsory Module Module Code Unit value Term Availability Introduction to Sufism 155901375 1 Unit Full Year Optional Module Choose a module from the list below. Open Option Choose a module from the list below or an open option. Year 3 Compulsory Modules Module Code Unit value Term Availability Islamic Intellectual Tradition 155901338 1 Unit Full Year Independent Study Project in Islamic Studies 155901339 1 Unit Full Year Optional Module Choose a module from the list below. Open Option Choose a module from the list below or an open option.

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OVERSEAS FEES:£16,250