his program could be adopted by different universities and adapted to their needs. Thirty scholars from different universities and fields of study participated in the workshop.
The proposed Masters Degree program aims at:
Dr. Fathi al Malkawi, Regional Director of IIIT, elaborated on the objectives of the proposed program, pointing to the increasing need for experts in curriculum development in the field of Islamic thought and its manifestations in contemporary realities. The program, he said, is only a framework that could be adapted to the needs and requirements of different universities. IIIT Jordan is planning to set up expert teams to develop plans for course requirements, methods of teaching and research, and needed resources, particularly textbooks and reference books.
The fundamental features of the program include: