This course is intended to equip students with the knowledge of how and when financial dealings are legitimate and pleasing to Allah Most High. This unique course is based on both classical and contemporary texts. Students will acquaint themselves with the rules pertaining to Zakah, monetary sadaqa, Udhiyya [qurbani], and the various methods of monetary expiation in Islam. Furthermore, we will look at some of the basic principles of Islamic finance; several contemporary issues will also be covered, such as investing in financial securities and Shariah-compliant financing.