Understanding Islam

Understanding Islam
This week, you have the opportunity to provide a summary of what you have learned about Islam. You will explore differences between various groups within Islam and understand current practices today.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word summary that includes the following:
Brief summary of the history of Islam
Explain the importance of these elements for Muslims:
Five Pillars
General Islamic Ethics
Describe significant differences and similarities in how the branches of Islam (Sunni, Shiite, and Sufi) practice their traditions.
Format your assignment according to appropriate course-level APA guidelines.