This subject discusses the life of Prophet Muhammad from multiple angles. There is a focus on his character, personality, and common misconceptions about his life and work. Various time periods of his life including pre-Islamic Arabia, early life before prophethood, the Meccan period and migration to Medina are covered. The social, diplomatic and military challenges he faced are studied. The family life of the Prophet, his spirituality, his reported miracles, social transformations during his lifetime, and dynamics that were to shape human history will be addressed.
Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation
This subject is not available to students who have completed subject ISL481.
ISL481 Paired Subject
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of ISL181 in Session 2 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.