HIST343 Islam in the Modern WorldUpdated: 14 March 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||12cp in ANCH or HINQ or HIST or RELS or any 24cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||HIRS243 or HIRS343 or HIST243|
|Coordinator(s)||Howard Brasted (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit attempts to explain the dramatic resurgence and re-assertion of Islamic culture in recent times, focusing on West Asia and the Middle East. Particular emphasis will be placed on the aggressive and seemingly sudden re-orientation of a number of Asian and Arab states along so-called 'fundamentalist' lines.
Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: