Introduction to Islam
Thursdays, October 7–December 2, 2021, 10:00–11:15 am
Instructor: Dr. Hussein Rashid
This class will offer a survey introduction to key concepts in Muslim traditions. The topics will cover Prophet Muhammad, the Qur’an, and different communities of interpretation, including Shi’ah, Sufi, and Sunni. We end with a discussion of Muslims in the United States, and what all of these concepts look like in modern practice.