ISLAMIC COMMERCIAL LAW

LST5CLI

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will explore some of the core principles of Islamic Commercial Law and develop a working knowledge of Islamic commercial transactions. Students will examine the primary and secondary sources of Islamic Law and the principles of S'hariah sales and contracts. Students will also examine the role that historical, economic and social factors play in shaping the main features of Islamic commercial law.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinator

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

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Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Understanding Islamic Law (Sharia'a)

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorRaj Bhalla

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Understanding Islamic Finance

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMuhammad Ayub

Year2007

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PublisherCHICHESTER, WEST SUSSEX: WILEY, C

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Islamic commercial law: an analysis of futures and options

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMohammad Hashim, Kamali

Year2000

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PublisherUK: ISLAMIC TEXTS SOCIETY

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Be able to describe the primary and secondary sources of Islamic Law (Sharia'ah).
02. Be able to examine and apply to the fact situations the Islamic Law principles relating to Islamic commercial transactions and compose a Sharia'ah compatible opinion which applies to relevant situations.
03. Be able to identify Sharia'ah compliant sales and contracts.

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