|1.||NAME OF COURSE / MODULE||HISTORY OF MEDICINE IN ISLAM|
|3.||NAME(S) OF ACADEMIC STAFF||Prof Dr Mohd Yunus Abdullah
Prof Dr Mohamed Adel al-Kadi
|4.||RATIONALE FOR THE INCLUSION OF THE COURSE/MODULE IN THE PROGRAMME||Faculty compulsory course.
In parallel with USIM’s philosophy of education which is integrated with Islamic teaching.
|5.||SEMESTER & YEAR OFFERED||Semester 1 / Year 1|
|6.||TOTAL STUDENT LEARNING TIME (SLT)||Face to face:
L=lecture ; T=Tutorial; O=Others (Continuous Assessment & Final Examination)
|Total Guided and Independent Learning:
|7.||CREDIT VALUE||40/40= 2 (2 credit )|
|8.||PREREQUISITE (IF ANY)||Nil|
|9.||OBJECTIVES||By the end of the course, the students are expected to :
1. know brief history of Islam.
2. know the way how Islam encourages science and research (Al-tadabbur).
3. recognize contributions of Muslim scholars and scientists into human civilization.
|10.||LEARNING OUTCOMES||Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. describe the history of Islamic medicine. (LO1, C2)
2. explain the role of Muslim scientists, scholars and practitioners in the
development of modern medicine. (LO4, P2, A3)
3. recognise the contributions made by Muslim scientists, scholars and
|12.||TEACHING-LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY||Teaching-learning strategy:
|13.||SYNOPSIS||This course presents the history of Islamic medicine and its sources from the time of Rasulullah (s.a.w). The contribution of Islamic scholars and doctors in areas like medicine, surgery, opthamology, cardiology, dermatology and etc will be mentioned. Names like Ibnu Sina, Khawarizmi, Ibnu Haitham, Ibnu Nafis, Ibnu Qaf, Al-Zahrawi, Al-Razi and others will be highlighted.|
|14.||MODE OF DELIVERY||
|15.||Assessment methods and types||
|16.||Content outline of the course/module and SLT per topic||
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