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Curriculum of BA Program in Islamic Studies (30% English)

I. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
SPS 101 Humanity and Society I 2 2 3 5
SPS 103 Comparative Theories and Methods I 2 2 3 4
SIS 101 Kur’an Okuma ve Tecvid I 2 4 4 5
SIS 103 Intensive Arabic I 3 12 9 12
GE 100 Introduction to University Life 1 0 1 1
SIS 105 Dini Musiki 2 0 2 3
Total 22 30

II. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
SPS 102 Humanity and Society II 2 2 3 5
SPS 104 Comparative Theories and Methods II 2 2 3 5
SIS 102 Kur’an Okuma ve Tecvid II 2 4 4 5 SIS 101
SIS 104 Intensive Arabic II 4 12 10 15
Total 20 30

III. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
HIST 101 History of Modern Turkey I 2 2 3 5
TLL 101 Modern Turkish Literature I 2 2 3 5
TLL 301 Basic Ottoman Turkish 1 4 3 5
SIS 201 İslam İnanç Esasları 3 0 3 5
SIS 203 Siyer 3 0 3 5
SIS 205 History and Methodology of Tafsir 3 0 3 5
Total 18 30

IV. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
HIST 102 History of Modern Turkey II 2 2 3 5
TLL 102 Modern Turkish Literature II 2 2 3 5
SIS 202 İslam İbadet Esasları 3 0 3 5
SIS 204 Islamic History 3 0 3 5
SIS 206 History of Philosophy 3 0 3 5
SIS 208 Hadis Tarihi ve Usulü 3 0 3 5
Total 18 30

 V. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
SIS 301 al-Tafsir I 3 0 3 5 SIS 205
SIS 303 Hadis I 3 0 3 5 SIS 208
SIS 305 Islamic Law I 3 0 3 5 SIS 202
SIS 307 Klasik Mantık 3 0 3 5
SIS 311 Belağat 3 0 3 5
PHIL 301 Islamic Philosophy I 3 0 3 5
Total 18 30

VI. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
SIS 302 al-Tafsir II 3 0 3 5 SIS 205
SIS 304 Hadis II 3 0 3 5 SIS 208
SIS 306 Islamic Law II 3 0 3 5 SIS 305
SIS 308 Kelam 3 0 3 5 SIS 201
SIS 310 Tasavvuf 3 0 3 5
SIS 312 Dinler Tarihi 3 0 3 5
Total 18 30

VII. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
SIS 401 Usul al-Fiqh 3 0 3 5 SIS 202
SIS 403 Türk İslam Sanatları Tarihi 3 0 3 5
Departmental Elective 3 0 3 5
Departmental Elective 3 0 3 5
General Elective 3 0 3 5
General Elective 3 0 3 5
Total 18 30

VIII. Semester

Course Code Course Name Hours  Credit  ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
SIS 402 İtikadi İslam Mezhepleri Tarihi 3 0 3 5 SIS 308
PSY 434 Psychology of Religion 3 0 3 5
Departmental Elective 3 0 3 5
Departmental Elective 3 0 3 5
General Elective 3 0 3 5
General Elective 3 0 3 5
Total 18 30
Final Total 150 240

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVE

Course Code Course Name Hours Credit ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
PHIL 449 Philosophy of Religion 3 0 3 5
SIS 405 Klasik Tefsir Metinleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 406 Günümüz Tefsir Problemleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 407 Hadis Metinleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 408 Günümüz Hadis Problemleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 409 History of Islamic Law 3 0 3 5
SIS 410 Selected Readings from Muqaddima 3 0 3 5
SIS 411 Klasik Tasavvuf Metinleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 412 Çağdaş Dünya ve Tasavvuf 3 0 3 5
SIS 413 Türk İslam Edebiyatı 3 0 3 5
SIS 414 Adab-ı Bahs ve Münazara 3 0 3 5
SIS 415 Tasavvuf Musikisi 3 0 3 5
SIS 416 Ahkamu’l-Kur’an 3 0 3 5
SIS 417 Vaz’ İlmi 3 0 3 5
SIS 418 İslam İktisadı ve Finansı 3 0 3 5
SIS 419 Klasik Fıkıh Metinleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 420 İslam Medeniyeti Tarihi 3 0 3 5
SIS 421 Günümüz Kelam Problemleri 3 0 3 5
SIS 423 İslam Tarihinde Dinler Tarihi Çalışmaları 3 0 3 5
SIS 424 Yeni Dini Hareketler 3 0 3 5
SIS 426 Din Eğitimi 3 0 3 5
SOC 309 Sociology of Religion 3 0 3 5

LANGUAGE COURSES

Course Code Course Name Hours Credit ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
FRE 301 Basic French I 1 4 3 5 **
FRE 302 Basic French II 1 4 3 5 **
FRE 303 Intermediate French I 1 4 3 5 **
FRE 304 Intermediate French II 1 4 3 5 **
GER 301 Basic German I 1 4 3 5 **
GER 302 Basic German II 1 4 3 5 **
GER 303 Intermediate German I 1 4 3 5 **
GER 304 Intermediate German II 1 4 3 5 **
GRE 301 Basic Greek I 1 4 3 5 **
GRE 302 Basic Greek II 1 4 3 5 **
HEB 301 Basic Hebrew I 1 4 3 5 **
HEB 302 Basic Hebrew II 1 4 3 5 **
LAT 301 Basic Latin I 1 4 3 5 **
LAT 302 Basic Latin II 1 4 3 5 **
PERS 301 Basic Persian I 1 4 3 5 **
PERS 302 Basic Persian II 1 4 3 5 **
PERS 303 Intermediate Persian I 1 4 3 5 **
PERS 304 Intermediate Persian II 1 4 3 5 **
PERS 307 Intensive Basic Persian 2 8 6 10 **
PERS 308 Intensive Intermediate Persian 2 8 6 10 **
SPA 301 Basic Spanish I 1 4 3 5 **
SPA 302 Basic Spanish II 1 4 3 5 **
SPA 303 Intermediate Spanish I 1 4 3 5 **
SPA 304 Intermediate Spanish II 1 4 3 5 **
TLL 302 Intermediate Ottoman Turkish 1 4 3 5 **
TLL 303 Advanced Ottoman Turkish I 1 4 3 5 **
TLL 304 Advanced Ottoman Turkish II 1 4 3 5 **
TLL 305 Ottoman Paleography and Diplomatica 1 4 3 5 **
TLL 306 Advanced Readings in Ottoman Historical Texts 1 4 3 5 **
TLL 307 Intensive Basic Ottoman Turkish 2 8 6 10 **
TLL 308 Intensive Intermediate Ottoman Turkish 2 8 6 10 **
** Approval of School of Languages

NOTES

1) According to the decision of the Senate dated 16.06.2017 about trilingual education, it is necessary to have at least B2 level of language proficiency in each of the Turkish, English and Arabic languages as a condition of graduation, in all the departments of our university.
a-Since the language of instruction is %30 English of BA program in Islamic Studies, the students need to succeed in English and Turkish preparation programs in order to start taking the program courses. It is aimed to provide the Arabic proficiency to the students with Intensive Arabic I and Intensive Arabic II courses in the curriculum.
b-Enrolling only appropriate level in the language course will be provided by placement tests organized by school of languages. Students who are exempted from Intensive Arabic courses must take the courses shown in the following tables.
2) A total of 90 ECTS courses are given in English so that 30% English condition is complied.
3) All undergraduate courses in undergraduate curriculums of Ibn Haldun University (including language electives) can be taken as general electives.
4) In order to graduate from the BA program in Islamic Studies, 46 courses, of 150 credits and 240 ECTS in total, should be taken. 9 of them are university core courses and 33 of them are area courses.

Courses to be taken by the students exempted from Intensive Arabic I

Course Code Course Name Hours Credit ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
ARA 305/306 Advance Arabic I / Advance Arabic II 1 4 3 5 **
HUM 101 The World Through Art and Literature I 2 2 3 5
NS 101 Nature and Science I 2 2 3 5
** Approval of School of Languages

Courses to be taken by the students exempted from Intensive Arabic I and II

Course Code Course Name Hours Credit ECTS Prerequisites
Theory Pratic
HUM 101 The World Through Art and Literature I 2 2 3 5
HUM 102 The World Through Art and Literature II 2 2 3 5
NS 101 Nature and Science I 2 2 3 5
NS 102 Nature and Science II 2 2 3 5
SIS 107 Special Readings in Arabic I 3 0 3 5 SIS 104
SIS 108 Special Readings in Arabic II 3 0 3 5 SIS 104

Fields marked with an * are required