Course Title : Tafsir Texts
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ISC 313-1 A -1 4 0 0 4.00 5
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Description Will be analyzed the tafsir of Surah Kahf. Will be read texts in Arabic regarding the tafsir of Surah Baqara. Will be analyzed commentations of some Quranic provisions.
Objectives Based on the tafsir texts taken as an example, show the student the different methods of understanding and interpreting the Qur’an as well as the impact of these methods on interpretation.
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Reading Arabic text: Bekare 1-20. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 1-5. In this topic will be read in Arabic the verses of Surat al-Baqara along with their commentary, then the translation of the entire text read in Albanian will be done. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 2-5. Also will be explained the verses of Surah Kahf which speak of thanksgiving (Hamd), the Book, the Prophethood,reward and rebuke. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 20-45.
2Reading Arabic text: Bekare 21-40. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 6-8. Commentary on some provisions of Surat al-Fatihah. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara:. 5-9. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which speak of the connection between the hearts of the callers and the beautification of this world. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 46-66. Some provisions related to Surat al-Fatihah will also be explained, such as; provisions on the recitation of the besmele in prayer, the necessity of reciting the Fatiha in prayer, etc. Muhammed Ali Sabuni, Sqarime te shkelqyeshme te dispozitave Kur'anore, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2008: 11-54.
3Reading Arabic text: Bekare 41-62. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 9-26. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 9-15. The verses of Surah Kahf which also tell the story of the inhabitants of the cave will also be explained. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 67-98.
4Reading Arabic text: Bekare 63-83. Lessons learned from the story of the inhabitants of the Cave in surah Kehf. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 15-19. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which speak of the very valuable lessons learned from the story of the inhabitants of the Cave. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 99-124.
5Reading Arabic text: Bekare 84-108. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 27-28. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 19-26. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which speaks of the importance of reading the Qur'an, associating with pious people, and following the truth. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 133-164.
6Reading Arabic text: Bekare 109-129. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 29-31. Commenting on the provisions regarding the orientation in prayer towards the Kaaba. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 27-31. The verses of Surah Kahf will also be explained which show us scenes from Paradise and Hell. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 164-168. Also, some provisions will be explained regarding the orientation towards the Ka'bah, such as: the direction exactly towards the Ka'bah or the direction towards it is sufficient, the validity of the prayer performed over the Ka'bah, etc. Muhammed Ali Sabuni, Sqarime te shkelqyeshme te dispozitave Kur'anore, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2008: 102-120.
7Reading Arabic text: Bekare 130-151. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 32-44. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 31-36. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which tell us the story of the owner of the two gardens and the wisdom derived from this story. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 179-197.
8Midterm Exam
9Reading Arabic text: Bekare 152-172. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 45-46. In this topic will be read in Arabic of verses 152-172 of Surah Bekare along with their commentary, then the translation of the entire text read in Albanian will be done. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 37-41. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which tell us about the example of this world, wealth, children and other useful things in it. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 198-246.
10Reading Arabic text: Bekare 173-193. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 47-49. Commentary on the provisions regarding sa'ee between Safa and Merve. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 41-48. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which show us scenes from the Day of Judgment and the Day of Judgment. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 247-287. Some provisions regarding walking between the hills of Safa and Merve will also be explained. Muhammed Ali Sabuni, Sqarime te shkelqyeshme te dispozitave Kur'anore, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2008: 124-135.
11Reading Arabic text: Bekare 194-214. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 50-59. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 48-54. The verses of Surat al-Kahf will also be explained, which tell us about the creation of the first man, about the revelation of the attitudes of the disbelievers and hypocrites by the prophets. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 288-328.
12Reading Arabic text: Bekare 215-235. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 60-82. In this topic will be read in Arabic the verses of Surat al-Baqara along with their commentary, then the translation of the entire text read in Albanian will be done. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 55-67. The verses of Surah Kahf which also tell us about the journey of Musa (pbuh) with Khidr will also be explained. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 329-351.
13Reading Arabic text: Bekare 236-256. Wisdoms extracted from the narration on Musa (a.s) and Khidr in surah Kahf. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 67-78. Also will be explained the verses of Surah Kahf which tell us about the wisdom taken from the narration of Musa a.s with Hidr. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 352-361.
14Reading Arabic text: Bekare 257-277. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 83-99. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 78-91. The verses of Surat al-Kahf, which tell about Dhu'l-Qarnayn and the lessons we learn from the story of Dhu'l-Qarnayn, will also be explained. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 362-388.
15Reading Arabic text: Bekare 278-286. Explanation of the verses of Surah Kahf: 100-110. Commentary on the provisions regarding abrogation in the Qur'an. In this topic, the verses of Surat al-Baqarah will be read in Arabic together with their commentary, then the entire text read in Albanian will be translated. Rami Hanefi Mahmud, Tefsiru Surat'ul Bakara: 92-96. The verses of Surah Kahf which are the conclusion of Surah Kahf will also be explained. Abdulhalik Sherif, Kaptina el-Kehf, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2016: 399-414. Some provisions regarding the abrogation of Qur'anic verses will also be explained. Muhammed Ali Sabuni, Sqarime te shkelqyeshme te dispozitave Kur'anore, Furkan ISM, Shkup, 2008: 78-99.
16Final Exam
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Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students will be proficient in reading tafsir texts and analyzing them.
2Students will be enabled to distinguish how are represented in the tafsir texts the fundamental principles of Islam.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes115
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance110
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade55
Contribution of final examination to overall grade45
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
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Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14456
Assignments 000
Midterms 122
Final examination 133
Other 000
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5
ECTS 5

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