Great Empires of Islamic Civilization (2610LHS)

This course examines the growth of Islamic civilization from the time of Prophet Muhammad in the seventh century to the fall of the Ottoman Empire in 1922. It explores the origins and evolution of Islamic empires and focuses on the historical processes that gave shape to the many aspects of contemporary Islam and Muslim socialites. It focuses on the conditions in which various empires appeared; the relationships between religion, power, culture and economy; and the many contributions they made to human civilization. On completion of the course students should be familiar with the possible reasons for the rise and fall of the Islamic empires and diversity of Islamic societies and cultures.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41528) Open Monday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G40 4.114
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Tutorial
Tutorial (44159) Open Monday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G40 4.114
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41529) Open Thursday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 7, 9 - 12
N63 0.01
Business 3 Building
Nathan Campus
Thursday 10:00 - 11:50
Week 8
N61 -2.06
Law Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (44161) Thursday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N56 0.08
Languages Building
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (44160) Open Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 0.62
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus