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Academic studies in adult education

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Academic studies in adult education (X350): The study of teaching and learning, the arrangement of the curriculum, and the investigation of the learning process in order to improve learning ability and efficiency in adults.

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Document Book List 2

An updated book list including recommended general reading as well as specific lists for Ibn al-Fāriḍ and Jelāl al-dīn Rūmī.

Islamic Poetry, Islamic mysticism view
Document Finding online resources: help and guidance for tutors

Guide to finding useful online resources for teaching and learning. developed by the Sesame Project.

OER view
Document Five Wine Poems from Rumi's Dīwān

A selection of poems with different translators on the theme of wine and spiritual intoxifaction

Attar, Wine, Islamic mysticism view
Document Ghazal 2214 from Rumi's Dīwān

Two different translations of what is perhaps the most famous poem from the Dīwān.

Rumi, Ghazal, Islamic mysticism view
Video File login3_demo.swf

A short video about how to register and login to this site. NOTE you only need to do this if you are a tutor uploading files or sharing links,...

Document Ibn al-Fāriḍ: An Introduction

A basic overview of life and work, plus a short introduction to "The Wine Ode".

Ibn al-Farid, Mysticism view
Document Ibn al-Farid: The Wine Ode

The text of one of Ibn al-Farid's most famous poems, as translated by Th. Emil Homerin

Document Ibn al-Farid: Three More Poems

Three additional poems studied in Week 2 to give a taste of the range of imagery and tone used by Ibn al-Farid.

Ibn al-Farid view
Document Introduction to Islamic Mystical Poetry 3

An overview of the course and a recap of Islamic Mystical Poetry 1 & 2

Islam, Mysticism, Poetry view
Document Introduction to Mystical Islamic Poetry 4

A brief survey of the poets covered so far in Mystical Islamic Poetry 1-3

Sufi poetry view
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