Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Admission requirements

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences does not generally require any additional admission requirements other than those of the university, except for the requirements of each department. Please refer to these requirements in their respective detailed sections.

Organization and programs

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences comprises four departments that grant the following degrees:

Department

Degrees

Translation and Modern Languages

BA – MA – PH.D.

Philosophy and Civilizations

BA – MA – Ph.D.

Arts of Communication and Public Information

BA – MA – Ph.D.

Graduation requirements

- The student needs to complete the needed credits for each department in order to obtain a degree in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Credits are distributed as follows:

- University requirements: 24 credits including 18 required credits and 6 elective ones.

- Faculty requirements: 15 credits including 9 required credits and 6 elective ones

- Department requirements: 69 credits

Required

Elective

Total

From a list

Free

Support

University requirements

18

6

-

-

24

Faculty requirements

9

6

-

-

15

Department requirements

54

15

-

-

69

Total

81

27

-

-

108

Faculty of Arts requirements (15 credits)

A- The Faculty’s requirements for Humanities and Information Sciences are divided into two parts:

1- Compulsory Requirements (9 credits).

2- Elective requirements (6 credits).

1- Compulsory requirements: The student chooses 9 credits from the following course offering:

Course name

Number of credits

Islamic history for non-history students

3

Conversational English (3)

3

Modern Islamic science

3

Prophetic Hadith adapted for the department’s students

3

Quran interpretation (Tafsir) adapted for the department’s students

3

Introduction to web programming

3

2- Elective requirements: The student chooses 6 credits from the following course offering:

Course name

Number of credits

Introduction to Sharia studies

3

Modern Islamic history for non-history students

3

Introduction to communication science

3

Educational thought

2

Fiqh (adapted for the department students)

2

Current events (adapted for the department’s students)

2

A- The faculty’s requirements for science are divided into two parts:

1- Compulsory requirements (9 credits).

2- Elective requirements (6 credits).

1- Compulsory requirements:

Course name

Number of credits

Conversational English (3)

3

Transactions Fiqh – 1 -

3

Zakat accounting

2

Quran interpretation (Tafsir) adapted for the department’s students

2

Introduction to web programming

2

2- Elective requirements:

Course name

Number of credits

Islamic history for non-history students

2

Modern Islamic history for non-history students

2

Introduction to communication science

3

Prophetic Hadith adapted for the department’s students

2

Fiqh (adapted for the department students)

2

Current events (adapted for the department’s students)

2

Transactions Fiqh – 2 -

3

Banks and financial institutions Fiqh

3