Learn about Muslim civilization and its valuable contributions and role in the revival of the Greek Classics.
This is not a course about Islam or the Islamic civilization, it is a brief overview and a basic introduction to the achievements of Muslim civilization in the fields of physics, biology, mathematics, architecture and astronomy in a concise manner.
Unit One: The Emergence of Islam
Lesson One - An Introduction to the Emergence of Islam
Lesson Two - A Brief Summary of the Major Expansions by the Rashidun and the Umayyads
Lesson Three - The Diversity of Muslim Societies
Unit Two: Islamic Awakening
Lesson One - Islam and Science
Lesson Two - A Brief Introduction to the Contributions of Muslim Scholars.
Lesson Three - An Overview of the History of Science in the Muslim World, Part One
Lesson Four - An Overview of the History of Science in the Muslim World, Part Two
Unit Three: Muslim Scientists
Lesson One - Astronomers and Mathematicians: Ibn Al-Haytham and Al-Tusi
Lesson Two - Physicians: Ibn Al-Nafis and Ibn Sina
Lesson Three - Philosophers: Al-Kindi and Ibn Rushd
Unit Four: Islamic Architecture Plus an Overview of the Influence of Islamic Civilization
Lesson One: Islamic Architecture I
Lesson Two: Islamic Architecture II
Lesson Three: The Influence of the Islamic Civilization on the West