SUMMER 2018

All courses take place over the entire summer session (May 29 through August 17), regardless of the format in which they are offered and when face-to-face instruction and/or online class meetings occur.

Summer Session Start: Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Summer Session End: Friday, August 17, 2018
Final Exams: August 15-17, 2018

Bayan students may take courses that fulfill requirements from Bayan, CST, AJRCA, and the University of the West. Register in the Student Portal, and make note of the Add/Drop deadline.

Fully Online Courses (no face-to-face class meetings)

These courses feature a combination of “asynchronous” (independent online work) and “synchronous” (scheduled live online meetings) learning.

Title Faculty Day/Time
Intermediate Arabic 2A & 2B Intensive (BMU3009 and BMU 3010)
[Note: Arabic course runs for 8 weeks between June 25 through Aug. 23 only, rather than the entire session]
Elijah Reynolds Online Meetings:
Mon-Thurs, 5-7pm PT
Islamic Ethics (May 29 – Aug. 17) Ozgur Koca 5 Online Meetings TBA
Marriage, Family and Ethics of Gender Among Muslim Americans (May 29 – Aug. 17) Metra Azar-Salem 4 Online Meetings TBA

Hybrid Intensive Courses

These courses feature a combination of face-to-face meetings on campus plus supplemental “asynchronous” (independent online work) learning.

Note the following schedule, which includes required activities in addition to the indicated class session timings. Sessions A & B overlap on Saturday, July 15.

Date Hybrid Program Activity
May 29 (Tues) Begin course readings and assignments per syllabus
July 7 (Sat) Students in Session A arrive for program / Welcome Dinner
July 8-13 (Sun-Fri) Daily class sessions (morning & afternoon) – see below
July 14 (Sat) Students in Session A depart, unless staying for Session B
Students in Session B arrive for program / Welcome Dinner
July 15-17 (Sun-Tues) Full-day class sessions – see below
July 18 (Wed) Students in Session B depart
July 22 – Aug. 14 Complete course assignments and readings per syllabus
Aug. 15-17 Complete final exams/papers

Face-to-face session A (July 7-14 including Saturday programs):

Title Faculty Day/Time
Islamic Chaplaincy courses
Theories and Practices of Spiritual Care Tahara Akmal Sun-Fri 8:00AM – 1:00PM
Self-Development and Self-Care Kameelah Rashad Sun-Fri 2:00PM – 7:00PM

Face-to-face session B (July 14-17 including Saturday programs):

Title Faculty Day/Time
Islamic Chaplaincy courses
Care and Counseling for Bereavement Najah Bazzy Sun-Fri 8:00AM – 7:00PM