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Fall 2018-2019
NES 502 / MED 502   na, npdf

An Introduction to the Islamic Scholarly Tradition

Michael A. Cook

The course offers a hands-on introduction to such basic genres of medieval scholarship as biography, history, tradition, and Koranic exegesis, taught through the intensive reading of texts, mostly in Arabic. The syllabus varies according to the interests of the students and the instructor.

Paper in lieu of Final - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 80%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to First Year Undergraduates.

Other information:
Final paper.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20271 S01 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled