- Students will acquire foundational knowledge of the Islamic intellectual tradition and learn to apply its distinctive methodologies (e.g. Islamic legal theory; hadith sciences) to real world problems and the study Islam.
- Students will learn and apply methods and theories used in the study of religion and apply them to scholarly research.
- Students will display an ability to establish a substantial scholarly argument that incorporates traditional Islamic methodologies of research with those found in the academic study of Islam.
- Students will develop the necessary scholarly skills that prepare them for further pursuit of a doctoral degree.
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