Gender Issues in Islam and Muslim Societies (2614LHS)

This course serves as a comprehensive introduction to gender issues in Islam and Muslim community contexts. Gender in Islam and Muslim communities explores patriarchal and non-patriarchal interpretations of Islam's foundational texts, concepts of masculinity and femininity in the Islamic interpretative tradition; aspects of Muslim family laws (marriage, divorce, inheritance, child custody), domestic and sexual violence, female genital cutting/circumcision, so called honor-based crimes, reproductive health, sexual diversity, Islamic feminism and lived religiosities. The wide range of reading materials are presented in easily accessible digital form. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatible: NIL

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Nathan Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

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 (47283) Open Monday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G06 1.04
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (47285) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G42 3.04
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (47284) Closed Tuesday 09:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G42 3.04
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

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 (47286) Open Tuesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N16 0.08
Macrossan Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Tutorial
Tutorial (47287) Open Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N56 1.21
Languages Building
Nathan Campus