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Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

SCQF Level 08 (34 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
IMES08030 SS1 Arabic 1A for Postgraduates Semester 1 0
IMES08031 SS1 Arabic 1B for Postgraduates Semester 2 0
IMES08026 SV1 Arabic 1a Semester 1 20
IMES08027 SV1 Arabic 1b Semester 2 20
IMES08006 SV1 Arabic 2 Full Year 40
IMES08022VV1 Arabic 2 (VS1) Semester 1 20
IMES08039VV1 Arabic 2 (VS2) Semester 2 20
IMES08041 Arabic 2A for Postgraduates Not delivered this year 0
IMES08042 Arabic 2B for Postgraduates Not delivered this year 0
IMES08032 SV1 Introduction to Islam Full Year 40
IMES08023 SV1 Introduction to Islam A: The Foundational Sources Semester 1 20
IMES08024 SV1 Introduction to Islam B: Religious Thought and Culture Semester 2 20
IMES08018 Islamic History 1 Not delivered this year 40
IMES08016 Islamic History 1a Not delivered this year 20
IMES08017 Islamic History 1b Not delivered this year 20
IMES08033 SV1 Islamic History A: The Formation of the Islamic World Semester 1 20
IMES08034 SV1 Islamic History B: From the Crusades to the 'Gunpowder Empires' Semester 2 20
IMES08035 SV1 Islamic History: From the Origins of Islam to the Age of Suleyman the Magnificent Full Year 40
IMES08014 Modern Middle Eastern History 1 Not delivered this year 40
IMES08012 Modern Middle Eastern History 1a Not delivered this year 20
IMES08013 Modern Middle Eastern History 1b Not delivered this year 20
IMES08036 SV1 Modern Middle Eastern History A: Domestic Transformation and International Challenges Semester 1 20
IMES08037 SV1 Modern Middle Eastern History B: Postwar Independence and Conflict Semester 2 20
IMES08038 SV1 Modern Middle Eastern History: Emergence and Encounters Full Year 40
IMES08005 SV1 Persian 1 Full Year 40
IMES08028 SS1 Persian 1A for Postgraduates Semester 1 0
IMES08029 SS1 Persian 1B for Postgraduates Semester 2 0
IMES08007 SV1 Persian 2 Full Year 40
IMES08010 SV1 Turkish 1 Full Year 40
IMES08040 SS1 Turkish 1A for Postgraduates Block 1 (Sem 1) 0
IMES08045 SS1 Turkish 1B for Postgraduates Semester 2 0
IMES08011 SV1 Turkish 2 Full Year 40
IMES08044 SS1 Turkish 2A for Postgraduates Semester 1 0
IMES08043 SS1 Turkish 2B for Postgraduates Semester 2 0

SCQF Level 09 (2 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
IMES09001 SS1 Persian 2A for Postgraduates Semester 1 0
IMES09002 SS1 Persian 2B for Postgraduates Semester 2 0

SCQF Level 10 (50 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
IMES10016 Approaches to the History of the Middle East Not delivered this year 20
IMES10039 SV1 Arabic 3 Semester 2 20
IMES10040 SV1 Arabic 4 Full Year 20
IMES10054 SS1 Arabic Coursework Essay Full Year 20
IMES10026 SS1 Arabic Dissertation Full Year 40
IMES10048 SS1 Arabic Language Acquisition Through Residence/Study Semester 1 40
IMES10029 SS1 Arabic Language Acquisition Through Residence/Study (A) Semester 1 60
IMES10055 SS1 Arabic Language Acquisition Through Residence/Study (Full Time) Full Year 80
IMES10056 SS1 Arabic Language Acquisition Through Residence/Study (Part Time) Full Year 40
IMES10024 SS1 Arabic Oral Full Year 0
IMES10060 SV1 Christian-Muslim Relations, Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Semester 2 20
IMES10035 SV1 Cinema and Society in the Middle East Semester 2 20
IMES10004 Classical Arabic Literature Not delivered this year 20
IMES10005 Classical Persian Literature Not delivered this year 20
IMES10037 SV1 Culture and Society in the Modern Middle East Semester 1 20
IMES10037VV1 Culture and Society in the Modern Middle East Semester 1 20
IMES10010 SV1 Dissertation, Honours Flexible 40
IMES10047 SS1 Early Arabic Historical Texts Semester 1 20
IMES10013 Early Development of Islamic Law Not delivered this year 20
IMES10046 Early Islamic Political Thought Not delivered this year 20
IMES10002 SV1 Elements of Islam Semester 2 20
IMES10053 Fictions, feminisms, histories: 20th-century novels by women in the Middle East Not delivered this year 20
IMES10052 SV1 Harems, homes and streets: Gender and space in Middle Eastern literatures Semester 1 20
IMES10052VV1 Harems, homes and streets: Gender and space in Middle Eastern literatures Semester 1 20
IMES10017 History of Islamic Medicine Not delivered this year 20
IMES10034 History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue Not delivered this year 20
IMES10027 SS1 IMES Dissertation (Part 1) Flexible 20
IMES10028 SS1 IMES Dissertation (Part 2) Full Year 20
IMES10057 SS1 IMES ERASMUS full year Full Year 120
IMES10058 SS1 IMES ERASMUS half year Flexible 60
IMES10059 SS1 IMES Long Essay Full Year 20
IMES10043 SS1 IMES or MEL Dissertation (Part 1) Full Year 20
IMES10044 SS1 IMES or MEL Dissertation (Part 2) Full Year 20
IMES10062 Iran From the Safavids to the Islamic Republic Not delivered this year 20
IMES10007 Islam 3 Not delivered this year 40
IMES10008 Islam 4 Not delivered this year 40
IMES10045 Jihad in Muslim Politics and Society Not delivered this year 20
IMES10011 Language and Society in the Middle East and North Africa Not delivered this year 20
IMES10038 Media Arabic Not delivered this year 20
IMES10036 Medieval Islamic Philosophy and Theology Not delivered this year 20
IMES10006 SV1 Middle Eastern Politics Semester 2 20
IMES10001 SV1 Modern Arabic Literature Semester 2 20
IMES10009 Modern Persian Literature Not delivered this year 20
IMES10061 Modern Persian Literature and $ýModern&© Iran Not delivered this year 20
IMES10033 SV1 Mystical Islam (Sufism) Semester 1 20
IMES10033VV1 Mystical Islam (Sufism) Semester 1 20
IMES10041 Persian 3 Not delivered this year 20
IMES10042 SV1 Persian 4 Full Year 20
IMES10050 SS1 Persian Language Acquisition Through Residence/Study A Semester 2 60
IMES10049 SS1 Persian Language Acquisition Through Residence/Study B Semester 2 40
IMES10051 SS1 Persian Literature Full Year 20
IMES10025 SS1 Persian Oral Full Year 0
IMES10032 SV1 Shi'ite Islam Semester 2 20

SCQF Level 11 (30 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
IMES11023 SV1 Advanced Issues in the Study of the Arabic Speaking World Semester 2 20
IMES11008 SV1 An Introduction to Twelver Shi'ism Semester 2 20
IMES11007 SV1 Approaches to Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Semester 1 40
IMES11027 SS1 Arab World Studies Masters Dissertation Semester 2 60
IMES11032 SV1 Christian-Muslim Relations and the Relationship Between the World of Islam and the West Semester 2 20
IMES11020 SS1 Cinemas of the Middle East Semester 2 20
IMES11002 History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue (to 1800) Not delivered this year 20
IMES11003 SV1 Ideology and Political Practice in the Modern Middle East Semester 2 20
IMES11021 SV1 Intensive Arabic A Semester 1 50
IMES11022 SV1 Intensive Arabic B Semester 2 50
IMES11024 SV1 Intensive Arabic D Semester 1 50
IMES11026 SV1 Intensive Arabic E Semester 2 30
IMES11004 Islam in the Modern World (From 1800) Not delivered this year 20
IMES11012 Jihad: Theory and Practice Not delivered this year 20
IMES11005 Language and Society in the Middle East Not delivered this year 20
IMES11015 SV1 MSc Arab and Muslim Diaspora Studies Dissertation Semester 2 60
IMES11014 SV1 MSc Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Dissertation Semester 2 60
IMES11029 SS1 MSc by Research Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies II Dissertation (30k words) Full Year 140
IMES11019 SV1 MSc by Research in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Dissertation Semester 2 60
IMES11028 Medieval Islamic Theology and Philosophy Not delivered this year 20
IMES11001 Muslim Diasporas, Transnationalism and the Politics of Difference Not delivered this year 40
IMES11006 Muslim Transnational Communities Not delivered this year 20
IMES11009 SV1 Mystical Islam Semester 2 20
ASST11033 SS1 Studies of Culture and Society in the Modern Middle East Semester 1 20
IMES11017 SV1 Supervised Research in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies 1 Semester 1 40
IMES11018 SV1 Supervised Research in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies 2 Semester 2 40
IMES11011 The Contribution of al-Ghazali to Classical Islamic Thought Not delivered this year 20
IMES11010 The Early Development of Islamic Law Not delivered this year 20
IMES11030 SV1 The Harem and the Body: Space and Gender in Middle Eastern Literatures Semester 1 20
IMES11013 The History of Islamicate Medicine Not delivered this year 20
Key
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Not available to visiting students - SS
Part-year visiting students only - VV
 
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