Summer 2-2020 - Islamic Spirituality: History & Practices

Course Category: Purification | Level 1 Course

Course Code: PUR 103

Instructor: Dr. Anse Tamara Gray

Duration: 5 weeks

Course Dates: July 20 - August 19, 2020

Days: Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Time: 12:00 noon CST/6:00 pm UK

Classes last approximately 1 hour each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Prerequisites: Students should be women above the age of 17.

Summary: Islamic spirituality is an important part of religious life. This course will take a birds-eye view of the origins of Islamic spirituality and explore the principles and practices which developed soon after the death of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. Students will take a historical look at this development, investigate some branches of spiritual practice, and develop an understanding of the related terms and practices.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, read the assigned material, and review and sit for a final exam.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until August 31st, 2020.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

Additional $5.00 auditing fee.

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