​Short Courses ​​

AKU-ISMC offers intellectually stimulating and inspiring courses a​nd public events which cover a range of topics for students, professionals an​d academics. ​AKU-ISMC also designs and delivers tailor-made short courses for public, private, and third-sector organisations. 

If you would like any further information about our ongoing short-courses and our workshops, please contact edward.grassby@aku.edu​​.

Note: Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all of our existing short-courses will be conducted online. ​ 

Muslim Cultures and Societies: 2021 Online Short Course Series


muslims-in-uk-course.jpgMuslims in the UK

12, 19 and 26 January, 2 February 2021

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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decolonisation-short-course 2021.jpgDecolonisation: Power, Politics, and Knowledge​

​12, 19 and 26 February 2021​

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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decolonisation-short-course 2021.jpgThe Qur’an in Muslim Practice

​27 February and 6, 13 and 20 March 2021​

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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Social Network Analysis - Using R

​5, 12 and 19 March 2021

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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Terms and Conditions

​​​For our Terms and Conditions please see Terms and Conditions for AKU-ISMC Short Courses.pdf

Short Course Booklet 2021

Read more about our short courses taking place in 2021 AKU-ISMC Short Courses 2021.pdf

Course Outlines


Past Short Courses

Social Network Analysis Using R​​

Introduction to the Study of Islam and Muslims​​

​Manuscripts in Arabic Script: Introduction to Co​​dicology​ ​

Decolonisation: Knowledge, Power, and Politics​​​

Islam and Creativity​​​​

Islam and Constitutions.  The Law and Politics of Sharia Provisions​

Warfare in Muslim Material Cultures: From Egypt to Bilad al-Sham​

​​​The Challenges of Development in Muslim Societies: An Introduction.​​

Religious Cu​ltural Heritage: Concepts and Issues in the Modern Middle East​