MA in Islamic Studies

Course Leader: Dr Ataullah Siddiqui

The Islamic Studies programme aims to develop a critical and analytical approach to the study of Islam and to provide a greater insight into the sources and origins of Islamic thought, in particular the Qur'an and Sunnah together with a knowledge and understanding of the life of the Prophet Muhammad and its contemporary significance.

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Compulsory Modules:

Module Name Credits Module Code
Islamic Sources: Quran and Sunnah 30 MF7 101
Life of the Prophet Muhammad 15 MF7 102
Research Methodology 15 MF7 211
Dissertation (Islamic Studies) 60 MF7 400

Optional Modules:

Module Name Credits Module Code
Islamic History 30 MF7 105
Islam and Pluralism 30 MF7 106
Muslims in Britain 15 MF7 107
Islamic Theology and Philosophy 15 MF7 108
Sufism (Tasawwuf) 15 MF7 109
Islamic Law 30 MF7 111