Master of Islam in the Modern World

Australian National University ANU

Meet the growing demand for expertise in Islamic politics and Muslim societies with a unique degree from the ANU's Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies. This program will take students on a journey through the various dynamics and debates surrounding and influencing contemporary Islam. It covers the relationship between Islam and dynamics such as politics, culture, political economy, and international relations. It exposes them to the great debates on Islam, such as its compatibility with democracy, its views towards modern economic and development ideas, and its role as an ideological and political force on the world stage. The program also gives students expertise on Islam in various parts of the world, with courses focusing on, or using case studies from, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, Central Asia, Europe, and elsewhere. They will also have the opportunity to learn one of the languages most relevant to the study of the Muslim world; Arabic, Persian or Turkish.

Course Fee:

$54,624.00

Entry Requirements:

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with an average mark of at least 65 per cent; English Language Admission Requirements

Structure:

96 units of coursework. Students must complete 72 units of disciplinary courses. A maximum of 12 units can come from language courses. The remaining units are free electives and can be used to take almost any course on campus (subject to availability and course entry requirements).

Subjects you can Study:

Arabic; Persian; Turkish

Study Pathways:

Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (1 semester) of credit. Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (1 year) of credit. Advanced program available.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00120C

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 2 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 4 years

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