Postgraduate Modules in Arab and Islamic Studies for 2016-17

The modules in this section are only applicable to students who will be studying them between September 2016 and August 2017.

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

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2017 or later, you may refer to these descriptors as a guide; but please be aware that details they contain - including (but not limited to) reading lists, duration and assessments - may change for your academic year.

The module list for September 2017 - August 2018 will be published here in August 2017 (exact date to be confirmed).

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
ARAM027 MA Dissertation 60 1 and 2
ARAM054 State and Society in the Middle East 30 2
ARAM102 Islam in Practice 30 2
ARAM103A New Approaches to Islamic Thought 15 2
ARAM112A Independent Reading Course 15 1
ARAM112B Independent Reading Course 15 2
ARAM188 The Middle East Since 1945 30 2
ARAM190 Research Methods Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies 15 1 and 2
ARAM204 The History and Historiography of the Palestine Question 30 1
ARAM209 Palestinian Politics after Oslo 15 1
ARAM213 Approaches to Middle East and Islamic Studies: States, Societies and Identities 15 1
ARAM214 Islamic Culture and Civilization 15 1
ARAM215 Studying the Contemporary Middle East 15 2
ARAM217 Sufism, Islamic Mysticism and Devotional Life 30 2
ARAM220 Gender, Politics and Society in the Middle East 30 2
ARAM222 Research assistant in Middle East Studies 30 1 and 2