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Islamic studies


Philosophy and Political Science

  • Scientific and pedagogical direction - Master of Humanities
  • Model of graduating student
  • Mandatory disciplines
  • Elective disciplines
  • Professional
Upon completion of this program, graduate students will be able to:
2. To determine the nature and specificity of contemporary Islamic studies and to analyze the significance of religious and Islamic phenomena in modern society, as well as to identify the role of Islamic studies in modern integration processes;
3. Apply professional skills in the basic modern concepts of world and Kazakhstani Islamic studies, know their main representatives, schools and trends, orient themselves in the conceptual differences between them, as well as in the content of modern-day Islamic discussions;
4. Formulate and solve problems arising in the course of research activities that require in-depth professional knowledge;
5. To identify common and specific features in various human concepts developed in ancient, national and world religions, as well as to be guided in the main paradigms of modern Islamic teaching;
5. Select the necessary research methods, modify existing and develop new methods based on the objectives of a specific study.
6. To analyze Islamic studies, religious studies, philosophical, socio-political and scientific literature on the basis of a scientific analysis of trends in the social, economic, and spiritual and cultural development of society;
7. To evaluate, from the standpoint of academic Islamic studies, the phenomenon of Islamic experience in various national traditions;
8. To present the results of the work done in the form of reports, abstracts, articles, designed in accordance with the existing requirements, with the involvement of modern editing tools;
9. Use professional knowledge in the field of teaching methods of Islamic studies, history of Kazakhstan and foreign Islamic studies;
10. Interpret aspects of the specific features of Islamic and religious-philosophical thought of the West and the East, in particular, in the comparative aspect, Islamic and religious philosophy, analysis of the holy texts of Islam;
11. Advise, process and provide materials on Islam to the media, government organizations of various profiles, public organizations, commercial and non-profit structures;
12. Participate in the development of research projects in the field of Islamic studies, requiring competence, professional knowledge and skills in the relevant direction.
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