Engaging Islam in the 21st Century

College Wycliffe College
Course Code WYT2637HF
Semester First Semester
Section 0101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Toronto (St George Campus)

This course is for Christian theology students who wish to have a basic knowledge of the religion of Islam. Two basic questions are attempted in the course: "What is Islam?" and How do I engage the Muslim?".  These two questions will underline the lectures and discussions.The course will give special attention to the relationship of Islam to the west and to modernity, as the movements related to this encounter.

Syllabus http://wycliffecollege.ca/documents/WYT2637HF%20Engaging%20Islam%20in%2021st%20…
Schedule Irregular
Start Time TBA
End Time TBA
Minimum Enrolment 10
Maximum Enrolment 0
Enrolment Notes

Last day to drop without penalty: April 18, 2015

Schedule Notes

<p>This class will meet for three Saturdays April 11, 18 and 25 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Friday April 24 from 9:00 to noon. The course will also include three off -site visits.  Two as part of the Saturday sessions and one additional Friday. On April 11 there will be a visit to a Sunni Mosque, a visit to the Toronto Unity Mosque on Friday April 17 from noon to 3:00 pm and a visit to a Shi’a Mosque on April 25.</p>

Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Previously Offered Fall 2014
Currently Offered Summer 2015