UNE unit code: HIST343
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Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
- demonstrate a broad historical knowledge of the creation of the Muslim world in the 7th century C.E;
- comprehend the core principles and values that underpin Islam as a religion of faith and practice;
- explain the reasons that led to Islam's rapid expansion from North Africa to Eastern Asia and the creation of a civilisation that flourished until the 18th century;
- identify, evaluate and analyse the variety of challenges that the West has posed and continues to pose the Islamic culture and Muslim responses to them; and
- demonstrate research, analytical and written communication skills through the assessment tasks that require independent evaluation of key developments in the period of history that this unit explores.
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