This course will be online. Online courses are delivered through the use of virtual classrooms with features such as screen share, whiteboards, discussion boards, microphone and webcam facilities and more. All sessions are recorded for students to revisit when they need to. Our online software ensures students receive a fully interactive learning experience from the comfort of their own home.
It is recommended that students should first complete the Agreed Upon Philosophical Principles (Maqalaat al-'Ashr) course.
This module will give students a solid understanding of theology and philosophy.
To provide students with a strong understanding of the philosophy of theology. To give students an opportunity to learn, through an interactive teaching method.
On successful completion of the module, students will be able to:
• Explain theological and philosophical principles.
• Study advanced philosophical studies
Methods of Teaching/Learning:
The teaching and learning methods is solely through the weekly tutorials. These seminars will illustrate the theory and allow the student to discuss and ask questions in an interactive environment. Students will be expected revise their notes before the next lesson is conducted.
The structure of this module is based upon the nine philosophical principles.
Level of its validity in the Philosophy
Topic 3: Logic statements
Topic 4: Actions
Ash’ari position (Qasb-performance)
Maturidi position (Ikhtiar-choice)
Topic 5: Shirk and its types
Definitions of shirk (Through the various schools of thought)
Topic 6: Kufr and Bid’ah
Cause and effect
Declination of the basics and common science
Topic 7: Types of the existence in the status of possibility
Topic 8: Pre-eternal attributes
Topic 9: Points on the Speech
Differences of opinions