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Module Detailed Information for [GES1014]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 17 Dec 2018 05:00

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Module Title : Islam and Contemporary Malay Society
Module Description : This module examines the kinds of religious orientations that had evolved among the Malays of Singapore and analyzes major socio-historical factors that had shaped such orientations. The ways in which these religious orientations condition the responses of Singaporean Malays and their unique institutions to the challenges and demands of the modern world are then discussed. The module will explore the thought of Muslims thinkers on issues of reform relevant to the Malays of Singapore. A critical analysis and evaluation of the phenomenon of Islamic resurgence and revivalism in Singapore and the extent of its contribution to the progress of the community will also be explored. A theme underlying the topics of the module is the relevance of Islamic values and philosophy in facilitating Singaporean Malays adapt to the demands of social change and the plural society in which they live.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 30-04-2019 EVENING
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : NIL
Preclusion : SSA2206, MS2205.
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-3-4
Remarks : Nil
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C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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