Online Classes

Online Courses

Encountering the World of Islam is available online for those who do not have a local class in their area.

EWI Online is a 12-lesson course featuring expert instructors and an online mentor with experience living among Muslims. Students will complete each lesson's work and assignments at their convenience and discuss the week’s material using discussion forums. Though the course is not self-paced, there are no live online sessions required.

Course Assignments
To complete this course online, students will have weekly assignments, including: textbook readings, downloading and listening to audio or video lectures, and online discussions with other class members. In addition, students meet a Muslim and visit an Islamic center in their local area and take four quizzes and one final report online. A certificate will be issued for successful course completion.

Software Requirements
To take EWI Online, you will need internet access, a valid email address and the ability to watch streaming lecture videos. Downloading and listening to mp3 files is also an option.

If you choose to use an ebook version of the book, you will receive an email from Amazon with a link to claim a Kindle file. You will need a Kindle app to open and read this copy of the book.

Course Fees
Tuition for EWI Online is normally $249.00 - but a special invitataion to register for Summer Online for just $99 - and includes a course textbook shipped to you (international shipping requires an additional fee). .

Upcoming Classes

  • Fall 2022, Sep 5 - Dec 4
  • 2023 dates  - TBA

Please check back for registration about a month before the session begins. 

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Class Information
Class Details
Monday, September 05th 2022 to Sunday, December 04th 2022
Class Description: 

12-lesson mentored online class for Encountering the World of Islam.

* Each participant must register individually with a unique email address and user account.

Please note: if you choose an ebook, you will receive a Kindle copy via an email from Amazon.