Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
The Salvationist Movements and Kalam ILA 479 7 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör. ENES DURMUŞ
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants None
Course Category
Course Objective Students will acquire the competence in Kalamic problems including Islamic faith and belief principles, and religious movements non Islamic like New Age Religious Movements
Course Content In this course the basis faith and belief subjects of Islam, like God, divine adjectives, prophedhood, sacred books, spiritualist movements, New Age Religious Movement especially in Turkey
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 He recognizes excistance of God, and His unity/tawhid, and His personal/essential attributes and expresses these subjects. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 He recognizes prophethood Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 He identifies to sacred books Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 He identifies the New Age. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 He recognizes to comtemporary spiritualist movements. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 He recognizes to the UFO cults and religions Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The personal adjectives of God
2 The actual adjectives of prophet
3 The actual adjectives of Sacred Books
4 The belief of after here and reincarnation
5 Spritualist movements
6 The definition of New Age
7 The UFO cults and definitions
8 Space Religions and their general qualifications
9 The spiritualist movement in Turkey
10 The New Age and UFO sect in Turkey
11 Raelian and Scientology
12 The Union World Brotherhood
13 Knowledge Book
14 Personality Development Movements
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. 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.
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.
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.
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.
14 S/he is able to use information and communication technologies at a level required in the field.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 10
2. Kısa Sınav 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 10 10
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 114
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.56
dersAKTSKredisi 5