Arab and Islamic Studies Postgraduate Modules 2016-17

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

If you intend to commence your study during the 2016-17 academic year, then this list is provided as a likely indicator of modules available to you during your degree, but it is subject to change, and this list will not be complete until August 2016. Prior to this date, if you would like to gain a better idea of the possible range of modules, you may wish to refer to the list of postgraduate Arab and Islamic Studies modules for 2015-16 as a general guide.

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2017 or later

You may refer to the descriptors listed below 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, and we cannot guarantee that a module available in any academic year will continue to be available in subsequent years.

The modules for September 2017 - August 2018 will begin to be listed here in March 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