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THE KORAN
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Morocco - Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE), Rabat - 'Arabic Language & Culture, Rabat'
UC Course SubjectReligious Studies
Number & Suffix: 118
Full UC Title: THE KORAN 
Transcript Title: KORAN 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course introduces a historical and religious overview of the major issues in the study of the Koran and Islam. The course is based around readings of the Koran in the English language. The themes include: Mohamed and Islam, the meaning of sharia, women and the Koran, circumstances of revelation or Asbab al Nuzul, the significance of Mecca and Medina, Sunni vs. Shia Islam, and the concept of Jihad. The course discusses monotheism as a category of religion and the core beliefs that unite Muslims. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: THE KORAN 
Partner University Department:  
Partner University Course Number: RELI 3001 MORC