Postgraduate Modules in Arab and Islamic Studies for 2017-18

The modules in this section are only applicable to students who will be studying them between September 2017 and August 2018.

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 2018 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 2018 - August 2019 will be published here in August 2018 (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
ARAM187 The Middle East Before 1945 30 1
ARAM188 The Middle East Since 1945 30 2
ARAM189 Readings in Islamic Theology and Philosophy 30 1
ARAM190 Research Methods Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies 15 1 and 2
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
ARAM219 The Palestine Question: Past and Present 15 1
ARAM225 Gender and Politics in the Middle East 30 2
ARAM230 Gender, Sexuality and Violence in Palestine/Israel 15 1