What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
16 at Higher Level
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers50%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Develop a broad understanding of Islamic culture in this wide-ranging degree, which mixes language study with the religious and theological aspects of Islamic practice to give you a balanced sense of language, religion and civilisation. Core modules will introduce you to key issues in Arab and Islamic history and theology, while optional modules will allow you to explore the areas that interest you, from literature and the Qurâ??an to the media and the complex arena of politics in the Islamic world. You could even learn Turkish or Persian. At the same time, youâ??ll develop advanced Arabic language skills and cultural awareness â?? which you will sharpen during a year abroad in either Morocco or Egypt. Youâ??ll also gain valuable transferable skills that will really appeal to employers. With an active student community, excellent resources and tutors who are experts in their fields, Leeds is a great place to study Arabic and Islamic Studies.
Year 1: Beginners' Arabic 1 and 2; Arabic and Islamic history up to 1517; introduction to Arabic and Islamic civilisation; 20-credit electives. Year 2: Study in the Arab world. Year 3: Advanced Arabic grammar and translation; essential skills in practical Arabic; Qur'anic studies; intellectual development of Arabic and Islamic thought; 20-credit options and 20-credit electives. Year 4: Arabic stylistics and composition; advanced skills in Arabic language; advanced Arabic and Islamic texts; 40-credit electives and 20-credit options.
Studying at the University of Leeds and becoming a member of Leeds University Union will provide you with an experience like no other. The campus nestled in the heart of Leeds is a hive of activity from world-class research to inspirational academic lectures and exceptional Union events. We have more than 300 clubs and societies for sports, dance, media, politics and volunteering.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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