Noor Cultural Centre

Course | Introduction to Islam

Oct 20th 2011


Introduction to Islam

With Dr. Timothy Gianotti

Designed for the intrigued Torontonian as well as for Muslims seeking an academically-grounded deepening in their faith, this four-week course promises to provide a thoughtful foundation for understanding Islamic belief, practice, and history, even as it opens up new areas for inquiry and study.

Time: 10:00 am – noon
Location: Upper classroom, Noor Cultural Centre
Fee: $100

Class cap: 20 students
Recommended Text: In the Light of a Blessed Tree by Dr. Timothy Gianotti

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SESSION 1 October 9, 2011

SESSION 2 October 16, 2011
Belief and Practices

SESSION 3 October 23, 2011

SESSION 4 October 30, 2011

Timothy Gianotti is a Professor of Islamic Studies and has most recently served as the Noor Fellow in Arabic and Islamic Studies at York University.