Advanced Comparative Islamic Studies (MA)

Curriculum

 

Subject

Core Islamic

Core Islamic

Comparative Social Sciences

Disciplinary Focus/ Self-Guided

 

Year 1   

Credits

3

3

2

1

Term 1 

Fiqh

Usul al-Fiqh

Comparative Theories & Methods

Guided self-study

Term 2

Fiqh

Usul al-Fiqh

Comparative Philosophy of Law & Ethics

Guided self-study

Term 3

Falsafa

Kalam

Comparative Philosophy

Guided self-study

Summer (in Istanbul) 

Tasawwuf

TBA

Comparative Psychology & Mysticism

Guided self-study

Year 2

 

 

Term 1 

‘Ilm al-Hadith

‘Ulum al-Quran

Comparative Hermeneutics

Guided self-study

Term 2

‘Ilm al-Hadith

‘Ulum al-Quran

Comparative Philosophy of Science

Guided self-study

Term 3

Thesis is due at end of Term 3.

Possible extensions for those until end of summer for extenuating circumstances.

Summer

 

Total Credits= 120