Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Recent Period Quranic Exegetical Text ILA 338 6 2 + 0 2 3
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ALİ KARATAŞ
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Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

The new interpretations on Qur’an will be introduced to the students, through the required readings on recent Qur’anic exegetical selected texts.

Course Content

Various topics will be selected from recent period Qur’anic exegetical texts and these contemporary scholars´ treatment to the same topic in their exegesis will be discussed. Major works we will be dealt with are: Reşid Rıza, Tahir b. Aşur, Mahmud Hicazi, Seyyid Kutup, Mevdudi, Zuhayli, Sabuni, Ateş and Elmalı.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Demonstrate the necessity of having new exegesis in every age or each different time period Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Recognize more the late period and recent exegetical works Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Differentiate the distinction between the recent and early period exegetical works Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Point out the original aspects of late period and recent exegetical works Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
5 Recognize the Qur´an is a book every time period Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Aware of the Qur´an dont conflict with science Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The selected texts from Reşid Rıda
2 The selected texts from Tahir b. Aşur
3 The selected texts from Mahmud Hicazi
4 The selected texts from Kutup
5 The selected texts from Mevdudi
6 The selected texts from Zuhayli
7 The selected texts from Zuhayli
8 The selected texts from Sabuni
9 The selected texts from Sabuni
10 The selected texts from Sabuni
11 The selected texts from Rafii
12 The selected texts from Konyalı Mehmed Vehbi
13 The selected texts from Süleyman Ateş
14 The selected texts from Elmalı
Course Notes <p>Zuhayli, V. (1991): et-Tefs&icirc;rul-M&uuml;nir, Beirut, D&acirc;rul-Fikr</p>
Course Resources

Sâbûnî, M. (1981): Safvetüt-Tefâsir, Beyrut, Dârul-Kurân.
Hicâzî, M. (1992): et-tefsîrul-Vâdıh, Beyrut, Dârut-Tefsîr.
Kutup, S. (1993): Fî Zilâlil-Kurân, Beyrut, Dâruş-şuruk.

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. X
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. X
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. X
6 S/he has an adequate knowledge of the old and new religious and political movements in islamic world in the past and today. X
7 S/he has a satisfactory knowledge of the history, concepts, institutions, philosophy and main figures of Sufism. X
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. X
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. Ödev 20
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Assignment 3 2 6
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 78
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.12
dersAKTSKredisi 3