About this course
Exploring the Most Challenging Areas of Islamic Family Law in a Globalized World including an analysis of the application of Islamic family law to the Western legal systems and how Sharia Councils can be accommodated in secular democratic countries. A Must-Attend online course for Solicitors, Lawyers, Ulama, Muftis, Imams, Judges, Law Students, Family Counsellors and Research Scholars.
The course aims to set the formation and development of Islamic Law in an historical context and gives students an understanding of the core sources of Islamic law. The course will illustrate the plurality of thought, custom and application of law within Muslim communities and introduce students to the critical discourse on this subject. The course will examine the institution of marriage in Islam to give students a clear grasp of the requirements for a valid marriage contract in Islamic law and will encourage students to look at the law of marriage from a comparative perspective, look at the influence of customary practice and examine the issues such as polygamy, consent, forced marriage and child marriage.
What you will learn
- Appreciate the ways Islamic law are developed and applied to Muslim family law
- Grasp the various conditions that need to be fulfilled for the validity of an ‘aqd al-Nikah – a marriage contract
- Understand the various avenues that leads to the dissolution of an ‘aqd al-nikah”
- Examine THE cultural, sociological and political issues surrounding the marriage and dissolution of marriage for Muslims today
- Equip themselves in delving into the intricacies of parents and children relations, especially after the dissolution for a marriage based on classical jurisprudence
Mufti Amjad Mohammed
Prof. Faizan Mustafa
Mufti Abdul Waheed
Frequently asked questions
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When will I have access to the online course material?
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