Taster Courses


Taster Courses at The Islamic College

 

Are you considering the possibility of taking a university degree in Islamic Studies?

The Islamic College is pleased to announce new taster courses to give you a taste of what to expect, should you decide to take up the challenge of studying Islam at an academic level. The taster courses are open to all prospective students. You will have the opportunity to talk to our academic staff and current students. The events are set up to give you the chance to experience student life in an academic classroom environment and collect as much information as you need about our programmes.

These events are FREE but REGISTRATION is required.

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Current Taster Courses

BA Islamic Studies 02 December 2017 – 10 am to 3 pm

Schedule for the day:

10:00 – 10:05 Recitation of Quran
10:05 – 10:10 Welcome from BA Registrar
10:10 – 10:25 Introduction by Director of Education  The significance of Islamic Studies
10:25 – 10:35 Introduction of the BA Islamic Studies Programme
10:35 – 11:15 Taster Course 1 Arabic Language
11:15 – 11:25 Tea Break
11:25 – 12:05 Taster Course   2 Islamic Moral Values
12:05 – 13:05 Lunch & Salaa Break
13:05 – 13:45 Taster Course   3 Introduction to Islamic Law
13:45 – 14:25 Taster Course   4 Introduction Islamic History
14:25 – 15:00 Q&A With Academic & BA Registrar

BA Hawza Studies – 09 December 2017 – 10 am to 3 pm

Schedule for the day:

10:00 – 10:20 Hawza in the Nutshell (An Introduction to the Hawza) The significance of Islamic Studies
10:30 – 11:10 Taster Course 1 Importance of Mastering Arabic
11:15 – 11:55 Taster Course 2 Understanding Principles of Jurisprudence
12:00 – 12:10 Tea break
12:10 – 12:20 Student Talk (a student gives a talk about the BA/Hawza Program)
12:25 – 12:55 Taster Course 3  Approaches to fiqh (jurisprudence)
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break and Salah
14:00 – 14:40 Methodologies of Theology and Philosophy
14:40 – 15:20 The essence of the Hawza Ethics and Mysticism
15:20 -15:30 Q&A

Foundation in Quranic Arabic – 16 December 2017 – 10 am to 3 pm

Schedule for the day:

10:00 – 10:20 Introduction to the Program
10:30 – 11:00 Arabic Overview
11:00 – 11:55 Quranic Based Teaching Methods
12:00 – 12:10 Tea break
12:10 – 12:55 Taste the Listening and Speaking Arabic Module
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break and Salah
14:00 – 14:40 Journey through the Recitation of the Qur’an Module
14:45 – 15:15 Analytical Grammar Overviewed
15:15-15:30 Q&A

Past Events

Schedule for the day:

10:00 – 10:20 Introduction lecture by the Director of Education The significance of Islamic Studies
10:30 – 11:10 Taster Course 1 Arabic Language
11:15 – 11:55 Online lecture Introduction to Hadith studies
12:00 – 12:10 Tea break & visit to the exhibition
12:10 – 12:55 Taster Course   2 Islamic History
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break – prayer (Provided by the college)
14:00 – 14:40 Public Lecture Introduction to Islamic Theology
14:45 – 15:30 Q&A (With Academic & Registrar staff)