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Human Nature & The Purpose of Life from an Islamic Perspective | Dr Mehmet...

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The Australian National University

Crawford School of Public Policy, JG Crawford Building

132 Lennox Crossing, Acton

Canberra, ACT 0200

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Associate Professor Mehmet Ozalp is a theologian, author and academic.

Mehmet received his Bachelor Degree from the University of NSW in 1991. He studied Islamic theology and religious disciplines between 1990 to 1998. He has completed Masters in Religion from the University of Sydney. He has also completed various professional courses in management and leadership.

Mehmet has been teaching religious and Islamic studies since 1992. He was one of the first to teach Islamic courses in English from 2000 onwards. He has developed and written material for numerous courses on Islamic theology, history and contemporary issues around Islam, including a four-year advanced course titled Theology of Qur'an. Mehmet has lectured in Islamic courses as part of Sydney University's Continuing Education Program from 2003 to 2008. He has also lectured on Islamic theology, culture and history at the University of Newcastle.

Join us for two sessions with Dr.Ozalp sharing the Islamic perspective of human nature & the purpose of life.

Session One (11.45am-1pm) discusses the human nature from an Islamic perspective, learning of human emotions and their spiritual purpose, human spirituality and its relationship to Allah, the inner disposition of human beings according to the Qur'an and more.

There will be a 2 hour break in between session 1 and session 2.

Session Two (3pm-5pm) explore the purpose of human life from an Islamic perspective including purpose for the creation of the universe, meaning of human life, and the creation story of the Qur'an.

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Crawford School of Public Policy
JG Crawford Building, 132 Lennox Crossing, Acton ACT 0200

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