Course Title : Islamic History
Code Course
Credits ECTS
ISC 222-1 B 4 4 0 0 4.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language Albanian, Turkish
Course Level
Description In the subject of Islam History we will learn about everything that has happened after the death of the Prophet a.s starting with the period of caliphate, the way how were chosen the Leaders of belief: Ebu Bekri, Omeri, and Ali. Followed by Hulefai Rrashdine, with their beliefs of being leaders of a state, with political events, and the formation of institutions. Also we shall be acquainted with the policy, military organization, society and economy of the Emvi and Abbasi state.
Objectives To acquire knowledge about the history of four haliphs, Emevits and Abbasits
Course Outline
1Presentation: terms, sources and a general outlook
2Arabs before Islam, Hashimites and Umayyads
3The death of the Prophet and the election of Abu Bakr r.a. Khalifah
4The Islamic State in the time of Caliph Abu Bakr r.a.
5The Islamic State in the time of Caliph Umar r.a.
6The Islamic State in the time of Caliph Uthman r.a.
7Internal disturbances in the period of Hz. Osman r.a. and his martyrdom
9The election of Ali r.a as a caliph of the state and its way of governing
10The political events in the time of Ali, the heroic death of him and the election of Hasan as a new leader of believers
11The period of Emevits: the governance of the state and the institutions, political events, science and culture
12The period of Abbasits: the governance of the state and institutions, political events, science and culture
13Salahuddin Ayyub and the Crusaders
14Islamic states, Seljuks and Andalusia
15Ottoman Empire and Balkans
16Final Exam
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1The student gains general knowledge about the period of four haliphs after the prophet Muhamed
2The student gains a method to judge right the difficult situations he may come accross
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Term Projects00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade40
Contribution of final examination to overall grade60
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 050
Midterms 11010
Final examination 11313
Other 000
Total Work Load 115
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.6

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