This subject will address Islamic jurisprudence (usul al-fiqh) methodology. The historic, social and religious factors in the development of Islamic legal schools will be discussed. The four primary sources of law will be studied together with the supplementary sources used in the practice of ijtihad (independent legal deduction).
To be used as an indicative guide only - assessment is updated each session and can differ to suit study mode.
Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation
Bachelor of Islamic Studies
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