Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2 hour seminar per week or fortnightly meetings with the coordinator |
Total Time Commitment: 2 contact hours/week , 8 additional hours/week. Total of 10 hours per week.
|Prerequisites:||Admission into the fourth-year honours program or Postgraduate Diploma in Arabic, Islamic or Asian Studies, or to the Master of Asian Societies (200 or 150 point program).|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None.|
CoordinatorProf Shahram Akbarzadeh
A/Prof Shahram Akbarzadeh
This subject involves a series of seminar presentations and discussions on a topic or topics of contemporary or special interest in Arabic and Islamic Studies. Topics will vary from year to year, depending on current events and the interests of the particular cohort of students. Where appropriate, visiting scholars will participate as guest lecturers. Some of the seminars in any given year will be conducted in Arabic.
|Assessment:||One research essay of 5000 words (due in the examination period).|
|Prescribed Texts:||None. |
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Islamic Studies |
Postgraduate Diploma in Islamic Studies
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