Bachelor in Islamic Sciences

Islamic Sciences bachelors program offers an educational program for those who are interested in building their career in Islamic Theology. The length of the program is three years. Through offering a variety of perspectives and ideas in Islamic Sciences, the program has been designed to help students gain an intellectual vision.                                    

        About the department

Department of Islamic Sciences in High Education Institute "Full Moon" (Badr) is part of the Faculty of Humanities. Islamic Sciences Department acts as the fundamental base that relies on unique and universal values ​​of religion, offers appropriate solutions for the needs of the age. The program is designed to offer students an intellectual horizon by providing a variety of conceptual perspectives in Islamic sciences.

Also, the Bachelor program in Islamic Sciences provides an education for all students who are interested in building their professional career in the public and private sector in the field of Islamic theology.

        Mission

The mission of the department of Islamic Sciences is to prepare qualified individuals who possess the qualities of the basic sources of Islamic sciences, who read correctly and interpret themand closely follow needs and the progress of the field, individuals who are active and willing to cooperate, owning universal moral and ethical values, who​​are integrated into society, and who represent their profession in the most appropriate manner.

        Vision

Our vision is to assist students in gaining the skills and competencies of reading and appreciation of classical and contemporary sources of Islamic sciences. Educating students in a way that they can absorb enough knowledge about the social and religious aspects and their interconnection with the field of study.Ability to express themselves in speech and writing what he or she has learned.Performing professional practices.

          Duration of study

Bachelor Program in Islamic Sciences lasts three academic years, divided into six semesters.

         Number of credits ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Bachelor program in Islamic Sciences contains a total of 180 ECTS Islamic. 1 ECTS = 25

         Title of diploma

At the end of the program is awarded a diploma titled "Bachelor in Islamic Sciences ".

        Employment opportunities

Students who will graduate from the Department of Islamic Sciences will have the first opportunity of employment at the headquarters of the Albanian Muslim Community (COSS). In addition, the Albanian Muslim Community has local offices in all cities of Albania led by office of mufti. All mosques, cultural centers and courses run by the respective district office of mufti. Students graduating from the department of Islamic Sciences will have priority for jobs in one of these institutions. In particular, they can be hired as a director or as an assistant director in the institutions mentioned above (COSS Center, Mufti which consists of staff assigned, mosque, various courses, cultural centers, etc..)

Second, students who graduate from the department of Islamic science teacher can be hired starting 9-year cycles of medium madrassas COSS stretching in Tirana, Durres, Shkodra, Kavaja, Elbasan, Korca, Gjirokastra, etc.. Another employment opportunity is to become a lecturer and research assistant at the Hena e Plote Beder Univeristy.

       Curriculum

Semester

1

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 101 Qur'an and Tajwid I Albanian, Turkish A 64 61 4.00 5
2 ISC 111 Arabic Language I Arabic B 128 122 8.00 10
3 ISC 113 Knowledge of Qur'an and it's Translation Albanian, Turkish B 32 93 2.00 5
4 ISC 115 Islam Ethics Albanian, Turkish B 32 93 2.00 5
5 EFL 101 English I English E 80 45 5.00 5
Total 336 414 21 30

Semester

2

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 102 Qur'an and Tajwid II Albanian, Turkish, Arabic A 64 61 4.00 5
2 ISC 104 Essentials of Islam Albanian, Turkish A 48 79 3.00 5
3 ISC 112 Arabic Language II Arabic B 128 122 8.00 10
4 ISC 122 Siyar Albanian, Turkish B 48 77 3.00 5
5 Albanian Elective Arabic D 0 0 4.00 5
Total 288 339 22 30

Semester

3

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 201 Qur'an and Tajwid III Albanian, Turkish, Arabic A 64 58 4.00 5
2 ISC 203 History and Methodology of Hadith Albanian, Turkish, Arabic A 64 61 4.00 5
3 ISC 211 Systematic Kelam English, Turkish B 64 61 4.00 5
4 ALB 103 Albanian Language I Albanian C 64 64 4.00 5
5 PHL 101 Introduction to Philosophy Turkish, Arabic C 48 77 3.00 5
6 Albanian Elective Arabic D 0 0 4.00 5
Total 304 321 23 30

Semester

4

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 202 Qur'an and Tajwid IV Albanian, Turkish, Arabic A 64 61 4.00 5
2 ISC 222 Islamic History Albanian, Turkish B 64 61 4.00 5
3 ISC 224 History of Islamic Science and Philosophy English, Turkish B 64 61 4.00 5
4 ISC 204 History and Methodology of Tafsir Albanian, Turkish, Arabic A 64 61 4.00 5
5 ALB 102 Albanian Language II Albanian B 64 62 4.00 5
6 Albanian Elective Arabic D 0 0 4.00 5
Total 320 306 24 30

Semester

5

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 301 Methodology of Islamic Jurisprudence Albanian, Turkish A 64 86 4.00 6
2 ISC 311 History of Islamic Creeds Albanian, Turkish B 32 68 2.00 4
3 ISC 315 Texts from Arabic Literature Arabic D 64 86 4.00 6
4 ISC 331 Religious Education English, Turkish B 64 58 4.00 5
5 SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology Albanian C 48 56 3.00 4
6 Albanian Elective Arabic D 0 0 4.00 5
Total 272 354 21 30

Semester

6

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 312 Islamic Law Albanian, Turkish B 64 61 4.00 5
2 ISC 314 Sufism Turkish, Arabic B 64 38 4.00 4
3 ISC 316 Religious Services and it's Practice Albanian, Turkish B 64 61 4.00 5
4 ISC 322 History of Islamic Art English, Turkish B 32 68 2.00 4
5 ISC 332 History of Religions English, Turkish B 64 36 4.00 4
6 ISC 302 Diploma Thesis Albanian, English, Turkish F 0 126 0.00 5
7 English, Turkish Elective English, Turkish D 0 0 2.00 3
Total 288 390 20 30

Elective Courses

Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
ISC 251 Guidance And Communication in Religious Services Arabic D 64 63 4.00 5
ISC 313 Tafsir Texts Turkish, Arabic D 64 61 4.00 5
ISC 354 Psychology of Religion English, Turkish D 32 43 2.00 3
ISC 352 Modern Tafsir Methods English, Turkish D 32 43 2.00 3
EFL 101 English I English E 80 45 5.00 5
EFL 103 Advanced English I English E 80 51 5.00 5
TRK 102 Turkish for Beginners II Turkish E 64 61 4.00 5
TDE 374 History of Turkish Literature Turkish C 48 77 3.00 5
AFL 101 Albanian for Foreigners I Albanian D 48 78 3.00 5
AFL 102 Albanian for Foreigners II Albanian D 48 78 3.00 5
EFL 104 Advanced English II English C 80 55 5.00 5
TRK 101 Turkish for Beginners I Turkish E 64 59 4.00 5
EFL 202 English IV English E 80 45 5.00 5
ISC 253 GENERAL RULES OF ISLAMIC JURISPUDENCE Albanian, Turkish D 64 61 4.00 5
ISC 212 Hadith Texts Albanian, Turkish, Arabic B 64 61 4.00 5
TDE 341 Language and Communication Turkish C 48 77 3.00 5
EFL 201 English III English B 80 45 5.00 5
TRK 103 Mid - Level Turkish I Turkish E 64 61 4.00 5
TRK 104 Mid - Level Turkish II Turkish E 64 63 4.00 5
ALB 101 Albanian Language I Albanian B 64 64 4.00 5
TRK 105 Advanced Turkish I Turkish D 64 62 4.00 5
TRK 106 Advanced Turkish II Turkish D 64 67 4.00 5
EFL 102 English Language II English E 128 2 8.00 5