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Islamic studies syllabus needed for Muslim students

Islamic schools across Australia want to introduce a curriculum model which empowers students to become confident young Australian Muslims.
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The condemnation of ISIS by the Qur'an and legal prohibition is absolute: so why keep blaming Islam?

There has been relentless media criticism of Islam and Muslims since the terrorist attacks in Paris last week. Since then, we have heard of an increased level of physical and verbal abuse hurled at Australian Muslims. We have been overwhelmed by calls from parents complaining...
Journal article

Towards the formulation of a pedagogical framework for Islamic schools in Australia

During the last 30 years ‘Islamic’ or Muslim schools have sprung up in Europe, North America and Australia. Reasons for the establishment of these schools generally pertain to Islamic faith and quality of education. Parents desire their children to be positive participants in, and contributors...