Courses Catalogue

Islamic Law And Muslim Institution

COURSE CODE: IRE 2205
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Primary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

  • Definition, meaning of Islamic jurisprudence (4 hours)
  • Sources of Law (4 hours)
  • Schools of Islamic law (4 hours)
  • Basic principles (4 hours)
  • Historical Development (4 hours)
  • Islamic penal code (6 hours)
  • Classification of acts (4 hours)
  • Sins in Islam and their punishments (6 hours)
  • Comparison between Islamic law and secular law (5 hours)
  • Application of Sharia in the contemporary world (4 hours)

TEACHING-LEARNING METHODS

  • Lectures
  • Reading assignments
  • In class discussions
  • Guided discovery

TEACHING-LEARNING MATERIALS

  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes