Basic Islamic Studies (with Thesis)

Master's Degree - Instıtute Of Socıal Scıences


General Information

Aim of the programme is to supply for students to gain required knowledge and skill, and do scientific researches in their fields in order to be able to run religious servie effectively.

Length of Programme & Number of Credits

2 Year - 120 ECTS

Feature & Definition

To educate researchers and gualified persons who are able to do researches on several dimensions of relationships of human, religion and culture in the fields of Religious psychology, Religious Education, Religious Sociology, History of Religion, Philosophy of Religion, History of Philosophy, Islamic Philosophy, and Logic.

Mode of Study

Full Time

Head of Department

Prof. Dr. NASİ ASLAN

ECTS / Course Catalog Coordinator

Dr. Öğr. Üyesi FATMANUR ALİBEKİROĞLU

Erasmus Coordinator

Doç. Dr. ERTUĞRUL DÖNER

Internship Coordinator

Serkan ÇELİKAN

Orientation Staff

Doç. Dr. MUSTAFA HAYTA

Goals

To bring up experts who have the knowledge of scholarly ethical standards and are able read and comprehend the principal sources in their fields, produce sound and appropriate knowledge out of them and convey them in a systematic way to those who are concerned.

Objectives

To equip the students with the ability of reading and understanding the principal Islamic sources, of assessing the resources found in them in a sound and healthy way, of formulating both verbally and in written form the outcomes in a systematic way and of using them for the contemporary nneds.

Specific Admission Requirements

In order to graduate this programme it is required to accomplish all courses of the programme, and to have at least 3.00 on a 4.00 points.

Qualification Awarded

The students accomplishing this programme (master with thesis) are given the certificate of Philosophy and Religious Studies.

Level of Qualification

Master's

Qualification Requirements of Graduation

Defending the master's thesis and getting acceptance from the jury.

Access to Further Studies

The students accomplishing their master degree in this programme can receive education in a doctorate programme in their fields or related fields proviging that they get passing grade at ALES, and have sufficiently knowledge of a foreign language.

Internship

There is no internship in this program.

Applied Course

There are no applied courses in this program.

Work Placement

It is not a vocational training program.

Double Major, Additional Major & Exchange Possibilities

The program has no exchange possibilities.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of the Faculty of Theology may pursue their career in the central and provincial units of the Presidency of Religious Affairs or as teachers of the course of Religious Culture and Moral Knowledge in the secondary and high schools or of professional courses in the Imam-Hatip high schools.