University of Leeds
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
A 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in a related subject other equivalent qualifications/work experience. For non-native English speakers, an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in all components) is required.
Core modules: Islam, politics and culture in the Middle East and North Africa; research methods and bibliography; dissertation in Middle Eastern and Islamic studies. Optional modules: Authoritarianism, popular revolt and democratisation in the Middle East and North Africa; Islam and modernity; Hadith studies (history, criticism and canonisation); Islam and modernity; modern Arabic media; Muslim intellectual encounter with contemporary thought; Turkish, Persian, and Arabic (at all levels).
Assessment is based a variety of methods in accordance with the learning outcomes of the modules. This may include unseen examinations, essays, oral presentations and poster presentations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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