Learning in the Digital Era
This module develops your skills for independent study and life-long learning, which forms the foundations for successful completion of your degree and supports future employment opportunities.
This module gives you a comprehensive understanding of the impact of the internet on Islam and Muslims. You will explore the diversity of Muslim expression online, and learn about how social media and religious authority interact.
Islam, climate change and the future of the planet
This module explores Islamic perspectives on critical environmental issues. You will engage with environmental debates and their interpretation in diverse Muslim frameworks, as well as explore the role of Muslim activism in the climate debates.
Islamic Finance, Economics and the Law
This module provides you with an understanding of key issues associated with Islamic finance, and its implications in contemporary contexts. You will learn about the principles of Islamic finance and Islamic economic systems, Shari’ah Compliant Banking and its place in the UK.
Muslim Perspectives: Faith, Family & Diversity
This module teaches you about academic and religious approaches to faith, family and diversity in Islamic contexts. You will explore the current interpretations of family law in Muslim contexts, and discuss the contemporary debates on Islamic interpretation.
Understanding Islam and Muslims in the UK
This module gives you a thorough understanding of the influences which have impacted upon the development of Islam in the UK. You will explore the historical influences in the development of UK Muslim communities, and learn about Islam and the Media in the UK.