Fall 2020 Courses

Below is the list of courses offered at the Institute of Islamic Studies in Fall 2020. Due to the challenges of remote teaching and learning, there are some changes to be expected. Please see below videos, in which professors explain what changes have been made to make your learning experience effective and enjoyable.

For the course syllabi, please see here.

ISLA 200 Islamic Civilization 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Prof. Rula J. Abisaab about ISLA 200 in Fall 2020:

ISLA 300 Special Topics 7 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Fall 2020: Islamic Sufism

Prof. Aslıhan Gürbüzel about ISLA 300: Islamic Sufism:

ISLA 370 The Qur’an: Hist & Interpret 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 380 Islamic Philosophy & Theology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 506 Islam: Later Developments 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 511 Medieval Islam, 10th-12th Cent 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Fall 2020: Love in Medieval Islamic Thought

Prof. Keshavmurthy about ISLA 511 in Fall 2020:

ISLA 521D1 Introductory Arabic 4.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 522D1 Lower Intermediate Arabic 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 523D1 Higher Intermediate Arabic 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 524 Advanced Arabic 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

The three Arabic instructors, Shokry Gohar, Hala Jawlakh, and David Nancekivell talk about the Arabic courses in Fall 2020:

ISLA 532D1 Introductory Turkish 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 533D1 Lower Intermediate Turkish 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 534D1 Higher Intermediate Turkish 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 541D1 Introductory Persian 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 542D1 Lower Intermediate Persian 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 543 Upper Intermediate Persian 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Dr. Pouneh Shabani-Jadidi about the Persian language courses in Fall 2020:

ISLA 551D1 Introductory Urdu-Hindi 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 552D1 Intermediate Urdu-Hindi 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 553 Advanced Urdu-Hindi 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 585 Arab Women's Literature 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Prof. Michelle Hartman about the Fall 2020 edition of ISLA 585:

ISLA 602 Islamic Philosophy & Theology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 603 Intro:Res Materials-Islamic St 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 615 Modern Mid East History 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 735 Special Seminar 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

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