This subject provides students with an introduction to the place of Hadith in Islamic scholarship. The methods and rules related to the authentication and classification of Hadith narrations in canonical texts together with the application of this methodology are also addressed. This subject covers the history of the development of Hadith discipline from the emergence of documentation since its inception to major Hadith collections produced, together with the criteria adopted by scholars to authenticate a Hadith.
Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of ISL232 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.