Department of Islamic Studies

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    Department of Islamic Studies
    Master of Arts in Islamic Studies (MA in IS)
    General Education, Core & Elective Courses: 30-48 semester credit hours
    All Courses are three (3) Credit hour, unless it mention

    Curriculum Two Years MA in IS Courses: MA IS Programs are designed for graduate studies in the Islamic field and modern society. A maximum of 48(16x 3 courses) semester credit hours are required for the Master's degree (MA IS) for 2 years duration. It will continue for a period of two (2) years for the students who have completed Bachelor degree from other disciplines depending on the student academic background.



    Requirements: 16 Courses , 3 Credit Hours= 48 Credit Hours

    1. IS-5001 Ulum al Qur'an
    2. IS -5002 Ulum al Hadith
    3. IS-5003 Sources of Islam: Al Qur'an
    4. IS-5004 Sources of Islam: Al Hadith
    5. IS 5005 Biography of Muhammad(S.A.W)
    6. IS 5006 Islam and Science
    7. IS-5007 Islamic 'Aqidah- Al Kalam
    8. IS-5008 Islamic Philosophy
    9. IS-6001 Comparative Religion
    10. IS-6002 Miraculous Nature of Qur'an
    11. IS-6003 Sufism
    12. IS-6004 Islamic Ethics
    13. IS-6005 Typology of Knowledge in Islam
    14. IS-6006 Schools of Shari'ah
    15. IS-6007 Islamic Economic System
    16. IS-6008 Islamic Political Thought

    Optional:

    1. EN 1010 Spoken English
    2. IS 1013 Spoken Arabic
    3. CS-1000, Computer Fundamentals & Application
    4. IS-6011 Research Methodology
    5. IS-6012 Thesis

    One Year Masters Courses: The courses of study for the Degree of Master of IS (MA IS) shall extend over a period of one (1) year for the students who have acquired 4 years BA IS (Honors). A minimum of 24 (8 x 3 courses) semester credit hours with a project (6 cr/hrs)is required to the Master degree( MA IS) for 4 years bachelor degree holders in Islamic Studies, depending on student's academic background .



    Requirements: 10 Courses , 3 Credit Hours= 30 Credit Hours

    1. IS-5001 Ulum al Qur'an
    2. IS -5002 Ulum al Hadith
    3. IS-5005, Biography of Muhammad (S.A.W.)
    4. IS-5007 Islamic 'Aqidah- Al Kalam
    5. IS-5008 Islamic Philosophy
    6. IS-6001 Comparative Religion
    7. IS-6002 Miraculous Nature of Qur'an
    8. IS-6006 Schools of Shari'ah
    9. IS-6007 Islamic Economic System
    10. IS-6008 Islamic Political Thought

    Optional:

    1. IS-6004 Islamic Ethics
    2. IS-5003 Sources of Islam Al Qur'an
    3. IS-5004 Sources of Islam Al Hadith
    4. EN 1010 Spoken English
    5. IS 1013 Spoken Arabic
    6. CS-1000 Computer Fundamentals & Application
    7. IS-6011 Research Methodology
    8. IS-6012 Thesis