​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 us through our Enquiry Form​, or email ismc.marketing@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​​

​​Download AKU-ISMC Short Courses 2021.pdf.


Islam and Creativity (Sold Out)

7, 14 and 21 June 2021

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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Introduction to the Study of Islam and Muslims; online short course

9, 11, 16, 18 23 and 25 June 2021

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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Music in Islamic Contexts; online short course

1,3,8 and 10 September 2021

​​Music in Islamic Contexts course stucture.pdf

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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maqamat-al-hariri-manuscript.jpg​Education and Networks of Learning in​​​ Islamic History

​22-24 September 2021​​

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

manuscripts-in-Arabic-script.jpgManuscripts in Arabic Script: Introduction to Codicology​

October 2021​

Fees:  £50 - £80​​​

Further details will be provided soon.


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

22 and 29 October 2021

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

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

December 2021

Fees:  £45 - £75​​​

Further details will be provided soon.

Terms and Conditions

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

Past Short Courses

Water Governance: Concepts, Policy and Practice​​​​

Manuscripts in Arabic Script: Introduction to Codicology​​​

Social Network Analysis - Using R​

​​​​The Qur’an in Muslim Practice​

Muslims in the UK

​Decolonisation: Power, Politics, and Knowledge​​​

Introduction to the Study of Islam and Muslims​​

Islam and Creativity​​​​

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

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