Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Environment and Religion ILA 434 8 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses <p>None.</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. MUSTAFA GÜNERİGÖK
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. MUSTAFA GÜNERİGÖK,
Course Assistants

Arş. Gör. Kübra Cevherli

Course Category
Course Objective

This course aims to gain an competente to evaluate the role of environment and religion for sustaniable social and physical world.

Course Content

Environment and relevant concepts, physical and social environment, religions and environment, Islam and environment, environmental education

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To explain the importance of environment Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
2 To understand the purpose of environment and its definition Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
3 To evaluate the main studies about environment Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 To evaluate the history of environment Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
5 To understand the relation between environment and religion Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
6 To explain the importance of balance in ecology Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The definition of environment and relevant concepts
2 Eco-system
3 Physical environment
4 Socail environment
5 Modern ecological issues
6 The consciousness of environment in the sacred books
7 The consciousness of environment in Islam
8 Environment and the Qur´an
9 Prophet Muhammed and Environment
10 Environment in the classical Islamic literature
11 Global ethics in environment
12 Environment and religion in Turkey
13 Environment education in schools
14 Concluding remarks
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 S/he can recite the Quran properly and comment within the framework of scientific measurements.
2 S/he has knowledge of Arabic language at the level of understanding classical and modern texts in the field of Theology and uses it in expressing himself/herself in oral and written communication. S/he acquires a solid knowledge of a Western European Language at least at the level of B 1 of the European Language Portfolio, using it to follow the information in the field of Theology and communicate with colleagues.
3 S/he recognizes the sayings of the Prophet Muhammad and his physical and moral attributes and the historical process of the science of hadith, its methodology, problems, interpretation and its cultural value for the life of a Muslim. X
4 S/he can evaluate main topics of Islamic law (fiqh) which take place in classical and modern sources, comparing the Islamic law with other legal systems within the framework of comparative law. X
5 Evaluates the principles of Islamic faith and problems of Theology within the framework of reason and authentic sources using scientific methods.
6 S/he has an adequate knowledge of the old and new religious and political movements in islamic world in the past and today.
7 S/he has a satisfactory knowledge of the history, concepts, institutions, philosophy and main figures of Sufism.
8 S/he uses the information obtained from Religious education history, religious and modern training methods in the field of religious education. X
9 S/he is able to evaluate Religion and religious issues philosophically, sociologically and psychologically. X
10 S/he has knowledge about non-Muslim religions at the level of comparing. X
11 S/he is able to evaluate issues related to the Islamic history, civilization and science with a critical point of view. X
12 S/he has general information about the Turkish-Islamic literature and arts.
13 S/he takes in consideration scientific, cultural and ethical values in interdisciplinary research and studies in the field of Religious Studies. X
14 S/he is able to use information and communication technologies at a level required in the field. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 4 4
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5