Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:February, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4.5 PER DAY |
Total Time Commitment: 22.5 HOURS OVER 5 DAYS
|Prerequisites:||Admission into the fourth-year honours program or Postgraduate programs in the Arts Faculty. Admission into the Master of Islamic Studies.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None.|
CoordinatorProf Shahram Akbarzadeh
Assoc Professor Shahram Akbarzadeh
This subject involves a series of seminars over 5 full days on a topic of contemporary or special interest in Islamic Studies. Topics will vary from year to year, depending on current events and the interests of the Distinguished Scholar who will teach it. Topics of special interest include Islamic feminism & Muslims in the West
· develop a deeper understanding of current developments in Islam and Muslim societies· take part in an academic forum where students can debate issues in Islam studies
|Assessment:||One research essay of 5000 words, 100%, (due in the examination period)|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Islamic Studies |
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