This subject addresses Islamic theology (usul ad-din) as the foundational discipline in Islamic faith and its intellectual discourse. It covers the Islamic concept of God and related matters from the perspectives of differing theological schools fundamental to the study of Islamic theology. This subject also discusses the development of Islamic theology throughout history until the present day. Key concepts of Islamic theology such as are actions part of faith, essence of God, the problem of free will and wisdom behind suffering on earth are addressed in the subject.
Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of ISL202 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.