Students in the Encountering the World (EWI) of Islam course learn experiences from around the Muslim world. The course has moved students around the US and beyond from an awareness of Muslims to sharing in God's compassion for them.
EWI is a twelve-lesson course which combines typical learning assignments with experiential activities and on-line interactions for an integrated multi-disciplinary learning environment. Each course lesson is taught by a different Muslim or Christian expert. This course is engaging and life-changing as a result of the rich combination of methods of instruction. The course textbook itself has more than 80 authors providing a broad range of perspectives on Islam.
EWI offers classes around the United States, as well as around the world. For more information on classes offered, click the links below:
Winter 2010: Moscow, Rostov
Spring, 2011: Georgia, Armenia, Ukraine, IN, OH, KY, TX, OR