Course RK3037

African Studies: Islam and Islamic Societies in Africa

7 Credits
Second Cycle

Main field of study: Religious Studies

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Learning outcomes for the course

After a successful completion of the course the student will be able to:

  • demonstrate good knowledge of the history of Islam in Africa
  • demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of different Islamic strands, the relationship between them and their relation to surrounding societies
  • demonstrate comprehensive understanding of relevant theories on the roles of Islam in history and society in Africa
  • with a competent application of relevant theories independently compare and evaluate different processes, mechanisms and strategies within various strands of Islam in Africa
  • communicate relevant theories and knowledge within the field.