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Arab and Islamic Studies Postgraduate Modules 2021-22

2021-22

2021-22

2021-22

2021-22

The module details in this section are only applicable to students who will be studying them between September 2021 and August 2022.

If you wish to look at details of 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 2022 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 next compiled module list for the September 2022 - August 2023 academic year will be published here in August 2022 (exact date to be confirmed).

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
ARAM027 MA Dissertation 60 2 and 3
ARAM054 State and Society in the Middle East 30 1
ARAM055 Iranian History, 1500 - the Present 15 1
ARAM081 Advanced Arabic Language 30 1 and 2
ARAM082 Dissertation 60 2
ARAM103 New Approaches to Islamic Thought 30 2
ARAM103A New Approaches to Islamic Thought 15 2
ARAM112A Independent Reading Course - Sem 1 15 1
ARAM112B Independent Reading Course - Sem 2 15 2
ARAM131 Nationalisms in the Middle East 15 1
ARAM147 The Kurds: History and Politics 30 1
ARAM186A International Relations of the Middle East 15 2
ARAM221 The Palestine Question: Past and Present 30 2
ARAM225 Gender and Politics in the Middle East 30 1
ARAM230 Gender, Sexuality and Violence in Palestine/Israel 15 2
ARAM232 Theorising the Middle East 15 2
ARAM233 Dissertation skills 15 1
ARAM235 Contemporary History and Politics of the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula 30 1
ARAM236 Sociology and Anthropology of the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula 15 2
ARAM237 Advanced Arabic I 30
ARAM238 Advanced Arabic II 30
ARAM239 Study Abroad 15
ARAM241 Arabic Language 2 30
ARAM243 End of Year Project 30
ARAM244 Politics and Economics of the Middle East 30 1
ARAM245 Dissertation 30
ARAM246 Critical Readings in Kurdish Studies 15 2
ARAM247 Rethinking Palestine: Critical Readings 15 2
ARAM248 Texts and Traditions in Islamic Intellectual History 15 2
ARAM249 Theorising Islam 15 1
ARAM250 The Sovereign, the Good, and Society in Islamic Thought 15 1