Programme Detail

Programme Detail
  • Language of this entry
    English (USA)
  • * Name of Programme / Training Resource
    Graduate Certificate in Islamic Studies
  • Type of Training
    Individual standalone programme
  • Reference Number
    AC-Graduate Certificate in Islamic Studies
  • Description
    The Graduate Certificate in Islamic Studies is designed to prepare people to comprehend 21st century Islamic thought and practices by providing a basic understanding of Islamic cultures, history, and religion. It is also useful for developing creative strategies for bridging differences between Muslim and Western worldviews and value systems.
  • Keywords
    multicultural, languages, cultures, leadership, training, minority, Islam, Islamic, cross-cultural, service, Qur'an, Muslim, Abrahamic Studies Abrahamic faiths Abrahamic communities Abrahamic paradigm Abrahamic contexts Abrahamic influences Abrahamic monotheism Abrahamic Messianism Abrahamic philosophies Abrahamic theologies Abrahamic traditions Abrahamic pluralism Abrahamic universalism Abrahamic particularity
  • Languages Programme Available in
  • Other Languages
  • Country and region where programme is available
  • Area of Ministry and Focus
  • Residential/Non Residential
    Residential
  • Full-time or Part-time
    Full-time
  • * Level
    Certificate
  • * Cost Range
    US$500 or more
  • * Actual Cost
    $455/graduate credit hour
  • Bursaries/scholarships available
    No
  • Actual Length
    12 credit hours
  • Average hours of study per week
    15
  • Methods of instruction
    class time, lecture, hands on learning, reading, weekly chapel, prayer partners, team projects, research
  • Percentage of time spent in formal learning (e.g. lectures, structured reading, work-books, etc.)
    30%
  • Percentage of time spent on non-formal skill-based learning (e.g. learning on the job and supervised practice, etc.)
    60%
  • Percentage of time spent in informal unstructured learning (e.g. prayer times, teamwork).
    10%
  • Average number of students who take the programme per year (or, if this is a new programme, the number who can be accommodated)
    5
  • Prerequisite Programmes
    undergraduate degree
  • Other Prerequisites
    Cultural anthropology; Language and Society or equivalent or at least 3 years experience working in a different languge
  • Qualifications gained
    graduate certificate
  • Qualifications this programme is part of
    leadership and partnership with a multicultural team.
  • Programme Accredited by
  • Other Accrediting Bodies
    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Provider
  • * Organization Name
    Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics
  • Evangelical alliances and associations of which the organization is member
  • Other evangelical associations of which the organization is member
    ECFA --Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability
  • * Description and Purpose
    GIAL....equipping to serve across language and cultural boundaries.
  • Contact Details
    Send an e-mail
  • * Website
    gial.edu
  • * Contact Person
    Mr. Douglas Tiffin, D.Min.
  • * Address line 1
    7500 W. Camp Wisdom Road
  • Address line 2
  • * City/State/Province/County
    Dallas, TX 75236
  • Post Code
    75236
  • * Country
    Dallas
  • * Telephone
    972 708 7340
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