Arab and Islamic Studies Postgraduate Modules 2015-16

The module details in this section are only applicable to students who studied them between September 2015 and August 2016.

If you wish to look at details of a module you studied in a different academic year, please see postgraduate modules for other academic years.

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2018 or later, please refer to the module list for September 2017 - August 2018 as a guide, and be certain to read the notes at the top of that page.

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
ARAM027 MA Dissertation 60 1 and 2
ARAM054 State and Society in the Middle East 30 1, 2 and 3
ARAM102 Islam in Practice 30 1
ARAM103 New Approaches to Islamic Thought 30 1, 2 and 3
ARAM103A New Approaches to Islamic Thought 15 1, 2 and 3
ARAM112A Independent Reading Course 15 1, 2 and 3
ARAM112B Independent Reading Course 15 1, 2 and 3
ARAM131 Nationalisms in the Middle East 15 2
ARAM187 The Middle East Before 1945 30 1, 2 and 3
ARAM188 The Middle East Since 1945 30 2
ARAM190 Research Methods Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies 15 1 and 2
ARAM198 Political Economy of the Gulf 30 2
ARAM200 Debating Authoritarianism and Democracy in North Africa 30 2
ARAM201 Islamism and Politics in North Africa 30 1, 2 and 3
ARAM204 The History and Historiography of the Palestine Question 30 2 and 3
ARAM209 Palestinian Politics after Oslo 15 1, 2 and 3
ARAM210 Themes and Conflicts in Iranian History and Culture 30 1
ARAM211 The Revolution of 1978/79, the Islamic Republic and the Politics of Contemporary Iran 15 2
ARAM213 Approaches to Middle East and Islamic Studies: States, Societies and Identities 15 2
ARAM214 Islamic Culture and Civilization 15 1, 2 and 3
ARAM215 Studying the Contemporary Middle East 15 1, 2 and 3
ARAM217 Sufism, Islamic Mysticism and Devotional Life 30 2