Pg Dr Norhazlin Pg Haji Muhammad

norhazlin.muhammad@ubd.edu.bn

Assistant Professor, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education



          

Pg Dr Norhazlin binti Pg Haji Muhammad is currently an Assistant Professor at Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Education. She obtained her early education at Arabic Schools (Arabic Stream) in Brunei Darussalam with Upper Secondary Arabic School in Syariah stream. Her educational degrees are in;

B Ed. Islamic Studies (Arabic Stream), Universiti Brunei Darussalam, (One Year Abroad at the Faculty of lslamic Studies, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia), 1999.
M Ed Islamic Education, University of International Islamic University Malaysia, 2003.
Ph D Islamic Studies, The University of Birmingham, UK, 2009.

Pg Dr Norhazlin was a Visiting Research Fellow, at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, University of Oxford, UK and Visiting Researcher, at the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA.

Awards

i) Universiti Brunei Darussalam, 1997
University Award "HADIAH BUKU” (BOOK AWARD), UBD,
Best student for Bachelor of Education, Year 2.

ii) Ministry of Religious Affairs (MORA), 4th August 2016
“ANUGERAH KHAS GEMILANG DALAM KERJAYA”
in Conjunction to the Golden Jubilee on the establishment of Sekolah Ugama Arab Perempuan Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit,.

iiI) The Government of His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darussalam, 2017
“PINGAT INDAH KERJA BAIK”

Teaching areas:

Islamic Education
Pedagogy and Andragogy in the teaching of Islamic Religious Knowledge
Islamic and Western Philosophy of Education
Curriculum in Islamic Education
Current Issues in Islamic Education
Islam in Brunei
The History of Formal and In-Formal Education in Brunei Darussalam
The Development of Educational System in Brunei Darussalam
Islamic Civilisation and the Modern World
Leadership in Islam

Interests, expertise and current research areas:

Pg Dr Norhazlin is an expert in the area of Islamic Education, Islamic Studies, Islam in Brunei and the History and Development of Education in Brunei Darussalam. Her research interest includes contemporary issues in Islamic Education and Islamic Studies, traditional and contemporary thought of Muslim scholars in Islamic Education and Islamic Studies, Comparative Waqaf system, Islam and Women studies and Islam in South-East Asia and Europe. Pg Dr Norhazlin supervises PhD and Master thesis in the area of Islamic Civilisation and Contemporary Issues.

Interested in supervising students in the following areas:

Pg Dr Norhazlin is interested in supervising PhD and Master students (medium of instruction Malay and English) in the area of contemporary Issues in Islamic education and Islamic studies, curriculum and pedagogy, comparative thought and philosophy among Muslim and Western Scholars, Islam in South-East Asia and Europe. She was affliated to the Sultan Omar Áli Saifuddien Centre for Islamic Studies from 2012 to 2020 and held administrative posts as Deputy Director and Director of the centre. She is an internal assessor for PhD theses at SOASCIS, SHBIE & APB and has supervised PhD and Master theses in the area of Islamic Education and Islamic Studies and Contemporary Issues.

Further details:

She was affliated to the Sultan Omar Áli Saifuddien Centre for Islamic Studies from 2012 to 2020 and held administrative posts as Deputy Director and Director of the centre. She is an internal assessor for PhD theses at SOASCIS, SHBIE & APB and has supervised PhD and Master theses in the area of Islamic Education and Islamic Studies and Contemporary Issues.

EDUCATION

B Ed. Islamic Studies Universiti Brunei Darussalam, (One Year Abroad at Faculty of Islamic Studies, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia) 1999
M Ed Islamic Education, University of International Islamic University Malaysia, 2003.
Ph D Islamic Studies , The University of Birmingham, UK, 2009

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Islamic Philosophy of Education
Waqf and Education
System of Education in Muslim World
Approaches in Teaching Islamic Studies
Islamic Curriculum
Islam and Women Studies
Islam in Brunei and Southeast Asia

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Book Chapters:

1) MIB and Islamic Education in Brunei Darussalam: An Overview, In Press
2) History and Development of the Brunei Education System, In Press
3) Women's Empowerment in Brunei Darussalam, In Press

TOP PUBLICATIONS

Journal articles

Amy Young, Pg Norhazlin Pg Muhammad, Osman Bakar, Patrick O’Leary & Mohamad Abdalla (2017) Children in Brunei Darussalam Their Educational, Legal and Social Protections, International Journal of Islamic Thought. Vol.11: June 2017. http://journalarticle.ukm.my/11170/1/IJIT-Vol-11-June-2017_2_6-16-3-Amy-Young-1.pdf

Norhazlin Muhammad, Osman Bakar & Basil Mustafa (2013) Implementation of the “Integrated Education System” in Brunei Darussalam: Issues and Challenges, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Sultan Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Centre for Islamic Studies & Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Journal of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (in Asia) Vol.7, No. 4. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/19370679.2013.12023234

Book Chapters

Pengiran Dr Norhazlin Pengiran Haji Muhammad (2020) Pendidikan Formal Negara Brunei Darussalam: Perkembangan dan Cabaran in Kesultanan Brunei Darussalam Persatuan Sejarah Brunei (PERSEBAR), Pp. 229-264.

Osman Bakar, Norhazlin Muhammad & Ariffin Abu Bakar (2016) Empowerment of Women and Girls in Southeast Asia. In UNESCO, A Better World: Actions and Commitments to the Sustainable Development Goals, London: Tudor Rose, Pp. 86-89.

Osman Bakar, Jabal Buaben, Norhazlin Muhammad & Azmi Mohamad (2015) Intercultural Dialogue from within Muslim Communities: A Global Overview. In Agree to Differ, UNESCO Publishing: Tudor Rose, Pp. 91-96.

Books

Norhazlin Muhammad (2014) Educational System in Brunei Darussalam in the Light of Al-Attas Philosophy of Education, Universiti Brunei Darussalam: UBD PRESS.
Google Scholar link: https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=5avPhosAAAAJ

RESEARCH OUTPUTS (PATENTS, SOFTWARE, PUBLICATIONS, PRODUCTS)

Book entitled "Educational System in Brunei Darussalam in the Light of Al-Attas Philosophy of Education"

CONSULTANCY

Pg Dr Norhazlin previously worked closely with the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Religious Affairs in training religious teachers for the School-Based Assessment for Learning (SBAfL) programme and other types of professional consultancy. She was invited as a visiting lecturer at the Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College from 2011 to 2015.