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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
İLH357 927001 3 5 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The main purpose of this course is to teach the history of the prophets in a comparative way in the context of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. It is aimed to know the approaches of all three religions and their meanings.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Mahmut AYDIN & Prof. Dr. Cengiz BATUK
Learning Outcomes
  1. They will better understand the differences and similarities of the common names in the three religions.
  2. They will have the opportunity to compare Islam with the faith of the prophet
  3. Course will contribute to the Qur'an better understanding
  4. The course will provide a healthy awareness of Islamic history.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Tevrat, İnciller ve Kur’an-ı Kerim
- Mustafa Öztürk, Kur’an Kıssalarının Mahiyeti, İstanbul: Kuramer Yay. 2016.
- İbn Kesir, Peygamberler Tarihi, Polen Yayınları, İstanbul 2011.
- M. Asım Köksal, Peygamberler Tarihi, Diyanet Vakfı Yayınları, 2002.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
In this course, prophets will be studied on the basis of three sacred religious texts.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Adam Prophet In the Bible and the Qur'an, Adam and Creation Genesis Creation Story
2.Adam, Heaven and Fall Adam and First Sin Judaism, Christianity and Islamic Perspectives on Events Between Snake, Eve, and Adam
3.Noah Prophet The Short of Nûh (a.s.) Noah's Dungeon in Sacred Texts Hz. Son of Nuh (A.S.) The Mountain of Agri and the Noah's Ship's Legend
4.The Gılgamış Epic, The Book of Bible and The Qur'an Noah's Dungeon in the Qur'an and Archeology After Human Being Neslinin Hz. The Problem of Continuation of Nûh through Three Sons
5.Abraham Prophet Unshared Ancestor: Abraham in Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Abraham as a Putter Breaker Abraham of Khanif as a Muslim
6.Abraham's Tawhid Struggle Abraham and Rational Method Who Is Sacrificed: Abraham, the Prophet. Ismail, Isaac and the Sacrifice Method of Notification of Abraham
7.Moses Prophet Musa's Story in the Context of the Holy Books Moses and Monoteism
8.Moses as the "National Savior", "Religious Reformer" and "Law Enforcement" Moses and Shariah The Shorty of Khidr with Musa
9.Midterm Exams
10.David Prophet In the Context of the Holy Books David King Saul and King David David-Câlût (Golyat) Struggle in Islamic Resources
11.Solomon Prophet Solomon in Scriptures
12.Similarities between the Quran and the Bible in Solomon's Short Story Solomon and Belkis Relationship with Solomon and Cines
13.JESUS The Problem of Jesus' End The Propagation of Jesus and the Return of Jesus The Place of Jesus in the Gospels and the Qur'an: Is it human or God
14.Jesus as a Jewish Prophet Jesus and His Doctrine General Assessment
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination160
Attending Lectures1420
Writing Paper120
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14570
Writing Paper111