Fiqh of Foods, Hunting, Oaths, Military, Judiciary, and Testimonies.

Course Description:

This course will cover the basic rulings concerning Islamic dietary laws, the laws concerning
slaughtering and hunting animals, the laws governing a Muslim nation’s military and warfare,
the judiciary system and the rules of testimonies in court, and the rulings concerning oaths.

Course Code: FIQ441

Credit hours: 3

Pre-Requisites: Completed 113 Cr.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn what the permissible and impermissible foods are according to the Hanbali school
  • Learn the rulings on how to hunt and slaughter animals
  • Learn about Islamic military laws and ethics
  • Learn about the Islamic judiciary system and the rulings pertaining to testimonies
  • Learn about what is an oath and what breaks it and how to expiate for it

Course Outline:

Week 1: The Book of Foods- Foods, Drinks, Chapter on Proper Slaughtering
Week 2: Finish Chapter on Slaughtering
Week 3: The Book of Hunting
Week 4: The Book of Oaths
Week 5: Finish the Book of Oaths
Week 6: The Book of Military Law
Week 7: Finish the Book of Military Law
Week 8: The Book of the Judiciary
Week 9: The Book of Testimonies
Week 10: Chapter on Acknowledgment/Confession