Course Title : History and Methodology of Hadith
Code Course
Credits ECTS
ISC 203-1 A 3 4 0 0 4.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language Albanian, Turkish, Arabic
Course Level
Description In this subject will be treated topics about hadith history and methodology. The aim of this subject is a better understanding of hadiths by the students and necesary supply needed to obtain from the sources of hadith. In this way the main terms of hadith will be examined, the hadith transmiters, works and main sciences of Hadith. These topics are being investigated by taking into consideration the historical development of the science of hadith. In this way the students learn the evaluation of hadith and method of their transmition.
Objectives The recognition of the limits of time of hadiths, persons terms, books and methodology of hadith
Course Outline
1The importance of hadith in Islam, The Structure of a hadith
2The attention of the Sahabe for Hadith, The writing, compilation and classification of hadith, Travels for hadith
3Start of Isnad and Cerh and Tadil activity, Information about some well known people in early stages of hadith
4The classification of hadiths: Sahih hadith, Kudsi, merfu and mevkuf hadith
5The classification of hadiths: Hasen, weak hadith, Transmission with meaning
6The classification of hadiths: Muallak, Mursel, Munkati, Mevzu hadith
7The classification of hadiths: Munker, Maruf, Saz, Mahfuz, Muallel, Mudrec hadith
8The classification of hadiths: Muzdarib, Musahhef, Mütevâtir, Meşhur, Aziz ve Garib Hadis
10Hadith literature, Examniation of Sahih Buhari, Camii, Sunen, Musannef, Commentaries, compilations
11Hadith Tahric project, Finding a hadith through key words, preparing an isnad scheme
12Practising a sahih hadith, Approach of fiqh mezheps to hadith, muhteliful-hadith, Nesh in hadith, introducing fiqh mezhep founders
13Understanding of hadiths, key issues in Hadith-Fiqh relationship
14Understanding of hadiths, key issues in Hadith-Fiqh relationship
15Understanding of hadiths, key issues in Hadith-Fiqh relationship
16Final Exam
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1The students will learn the most relevant and important issues in depth
2The student will gain knowledge about classical books in the field of hadith and about their content
3The student will gain fluency in reading and comprehending Arabic classical books in the field of hadith
4The student will gain competency in finding a hadith through key words and locating in hadith sources (Tahric)
5The student will gain knowledge about understanding hadith, muhteliful hadith and Hadith-Fiqh relationship
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Term Projects00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade50
Contribution of final examination to overall grade50
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
Total Workload
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14228
Assignments 155
Midterms 11010
Final examination 11313
Other 000
Total Work Load 120
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.8

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