MIS4122 Understanding Islam


MIS4122 Understanding Islam

Course Description

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to Islam. The opening unit provides a general overview of Islam’s origins, beliefs and practices. The second unit examines the life of Muhammad in considerable detail, while the third compares the God revealed in the Qur’an (Allah) with the God of the Bible. Unit 4 examines the mission of Islam (Islamisation), noting the objectives and strategies involved. The final unit presents some current approaches Christians use to present the gospel to Muslims.