COURSE CATALOGUE

NAIROBI, KENYA

Course: MARY AFST 515: Introduction to Islam in East Africa

Introduction:
This course will introduce the study of Islam in East Africa in its historical and doctrinal aspects. Islam as a lived religion in Africa will be discussed in the various ways through which it has interacted with its African believer. Areas to be covered include Introduction to Islam, fundamental beliefs of Islam, Moral categories of Islam, Sources of Islamic Law, Islam in Kenya and in the World.