DEGREE PROGRAMMES

: ISLAMIC JURISPRUDENCE

General Description

History

Department of Islamic Law consists of Way and History of Islamic Law,Islamic Law,Comparative Islamic Law Departments.

Qualification Awarded

Master's Degree in Islamic Jurisprudence (MA)

Level of Qualification

Second Cycle (Master's Degree)

Specific Admission Requirements

First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree) diploma; a minimum score of 55 from the Academic Graduate Education Entrance Examination (ALES) in the related field or GRE/GMAT equivalent; a minimum score of 50 from the Foreign Language Exams (ÜDS/KPDS/YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL) or from equivalent foreign language proficiency exam approved by OSYM or a minimum score of 55 from DEU School of Foreign Languages English Proficiency Test. Transcript; a minimum score of 65 from the graduate school academic proficiency exam.

Specific Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

According to the Regulations of Dokuz Eylül University for Graduate Schools, students are not connected to the right for internal transfer, previously taken courses at another graduate programme by another university with a successful grade may be recognized by the related programmes after the letter of the students includes course contents and the transcript, and by the recommendation of the head of the departments and by the decision of the Board of Directors. The courses taken by the outgoing Exchange students have the recognition at the school either as compulsory or elective.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

2 years, 2 semesters per year, 16 weeks per semester, 120 ECTS in total.

Profile of the Programme

Aim of Islamic Jurisprudence Master Program with Thesis is produce knowledge among related science departmentss and growup master researchers who are qualified and talented enough to share this knowledge in national and international range,prepare successful students in master term to the Phd phase.

Key Learning Outcomes

1   Reading and comrehension level at classic sources. Must be at a level in which s/he can understand with the help of someone if required.
2   Level at finding and evaluating written and found documents. One has to know how to reach the written works and have average evaluating skills.
3   Level of using and knowing the terminology; has to know the basic terms and concepts.
4   Level of knowing the literature; has to know department s classic sources, have knowledge of modern literature about study subjects
5   Level of knowing judgement versicle and hadiths; has to have sufficient knowledge.
6   Total reading level at classic ways and descendent works; at least one work must be thoroughly read at concise level.
7   Descendent knowledge level: has to have general information about descendence of islamic jurispundence.
8   Level of information about the way of fıqh: has to have general information about the way of fıqh.
9   Proficiency level of comparing fıqh sects: has to have source and method in terms of comparing fıqh sects.
10   Knowledge level about the national and international works of islamic jurisprudence; has to have information and about thesis studies and use them.
11   Knowledge level of other related branchs; has to know basic terms and concepts of Basic Islamic Sciences,be familiar with other branchs.
12   Knowledge level of other jurispundence systems; has to have information about basic principles and concepts of jurispundence and have abilitiy to compare in terms of the judgements

Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples

The ones who finished this program not only able to serve their duties in well-supported situation in education system but also they may work in universities as research assistans or academicians.

Access to Further Studies

May apply to third cycle programmes.

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

In this program thirteen lessons are optional and eight lessons are pre-conditioned.The students who successfully finish their two term lessons,have to prepare a seminar in their last terms.The ones who completes it also successfully,prepares master thesis and stand up for it.
T: Theoretical P: Practice L: Laboratory
B: Spring Semester G: Fall Semester H: Full Year
1 .Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
G 1 Tİİ 5123 RESEARCH METHODS AND ISLAMIC LAW LITERATURES I COMPULSORY 3 0 0 9
G 0 - ELECTIVE COURSE ELECTIVE - - - 21
TOTAL:   30
 
1 .Semester Elective:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
G 1 Tİİ 5125 METHODOLOGY OF ISLAMIC LAW I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 2 Tİİ 5127 ISLAMIC LAW I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 3 Tİİ 5129 INTRODUCTION TO LAW I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 4 Tİİ 5131 COMPERATIVE ISLAMIC LAW I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 5 Tİİ 5157 AHKAM VERSES ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 6 Tİİ 5137 CLASSIC FIQH TEXTS I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 7 Tİİ 5143 ADVANCED ARABIC GRAMMAR I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 8 Tİİ 5145 COMPARATIVE ISLAMIC INHERITANCE LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 9 Tİİ 5133 MODERN FIQH ISSUES I ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
 
2 .Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
B 1 Tİİ 5100 FIELD STUDY COMPULSORY 2 0 0 3
B 2 Tİİ 5096 SEMINAR COMPULSORY 0 2 0 2
B 3 Tİİ 5102 RESEARCH METHODS İN ISLAMIC LAW LITERATURES II COMPULSORY 3 0 0 8
B 4 SBE 5000 TECHNIQUES OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION ETHICS COMPULSORY 3 0 0 5
B 5 Tİİ 5098 FIELD STUDY COMPULSORY 2 0 0 8
B 0 - ELECTIVE COURSE ELECTIVE - - - 4
TOTAL:   30
 
2 .Semester Elective:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
B 1 Tİİ 5104 ISLAMIC LAW II ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 2 Tİİ 5108 CLASSIC FIQH TEXTS ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 3 Tİİ 5110 INTRODUCTION TO LAW II ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 4 Tİİ 5112 COMPERATIVE ISLAMIC LAW II ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 5 Tİİ 5148 AHKAM HADITHS ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 6 Tİİ 5122 ADVANCED ARABIC GRAMMER II ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 7 Tİİ 5126 METHODOLOGY OF ISLAMIC LAW II ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 8 Tİİ 5146 SHERRY REGISTERS IN OTTOMAN LEGAL SYSTEM ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
B 9 Tİİ 5114 MODERN FIQH ISSUES II ELECTIVE 3 0 0 4
 
3.Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
G 1 Tİİ 5099 THESIS COMPULSORY 0 0 0 30
TOTAL:   30
 
4.Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
B 1 Tİİ 5099 THESIS COMPULSORY 0 0 0 30
TOTAL:   30
 

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Evaluation and assessment methods for each course is defined in the the Course Description Form which is prepared by related faculty member / s and included in the information package. Exams and course success notes is subject to the relevant articles of the DEU Regulation on Graduate Education.
Dokuz Eylul University, Graduate Education Regulation web address: http://www.sbe.deu.edu.tr/sbe/mevzuat

Graduation Requirements

Second Cycle (Masters Degree) Program with thesis is comprised of courses (at least 55 ECTS), a seminar (2 ECTS) and field study (3 ECTS) and thesis (60 ECTS), in total 120 ECTS credits. Students must have minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.50/4.00 and completed all the courses with at least CB/ S / TP grades.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Full-time

Programme Director or Equivalent

Head of the Department: Prof. Dr. Hüseyin YAŞAR
Phone: 0(232) 412 00 11
E-mail: huseyin.yasar@deu.edu.tr
Fax: 0232 224 18 90