NMC103H1: The Islamic World

Hours: 
24L/12T

Study the history, lands, peoples, religions, and cultures that came under the influence of Islam and in turn, contributed to the formation of Islamic civilization. Topics covered include an overview of the geographical and ethno-linguistic scope of the Islamic world, the role of the Qur’an and Arabic language, the major Islamic empires, the production and transmission of knowledge, law and society, literary and artistic expressions, and modern developments.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)