SHA0011 Philosophy & Fundamentals of Shariah for Islamic Finance

AQIF Module 1 Topic 1

Module Description

This programme provides a comprehensive understanding on the origin, sources, purpose and philosophy of Shariah Islamiyah which is the foundation of the Islamic financial system. This programme will also highlight the basic fundamentals and pillars of the application of Islamic laws in financial practice, which will be a basis for the Islamic financial institutions to comply with the stated laws and principles.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Acquire basic knowledge of Shariah, the requirements of Muamalat contracts and the differences between Islamic and Conventional Finance.
  2. Understand the concept of Shariah, its objectives, sources and governance.


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Face-to-face: 2 days
Online Access: 3 weeks per module
Category: Core/ Shariah

Part of:
Associate Qualification in Islamic Finance (AQIF)

There is no examination for this module. Participants will be given the Statement of Completion upon completion of this module.


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