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Brannon M. Wheeler
Seattle Campus

Introduction to the Quran

Emphasis on the historical context of the Quran, the history of the text, its collection, organization, and interpretation. In English. Offered: jointly with NEAR E 212.

Class description

General introduction to the Quran and Muslim exegesis of the Quran >>

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Student learning goals

General method of instruction

>>Lecture, discussion, short written assignments

Recommended preparation

> >No special requirements

Class assignments and grading

>Close reading of translated original texts, short written assignments.

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>>All of above plus student participation in class discussions.

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Loryn Hazan Paxton
Date: 10/23/2001