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Spring 2020 - Quran Fluency | Part 2

Course Category: Tajwid | Level 1 Course

Course Code: TAJ 102

InstructorAnse Ola Habbab

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: January 21 - April 28, 2020
Timings: Tuesdays, 8:00 am CST/2:00 pm UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1 hour each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Daylight savings time will end in the United States on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour earlier starting March 8.

Offered: Part 1 of this course is offered in the Fall term, and Part 2 is offered in the Spring term of each year.

Prerequisites

  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. No prior knowledge of Arabic is needed to join this course.

Summary: A practical course providing students the opportunity to learn to read the Arabic script and master the skill of decoding the Holy Quran. Students will gain strategies to practice at home and will be able to practice these skills in class with the instructor.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, recite the assigned amount, and review and sit for a final exam.

Placement:

New students in the Ribaat Tajwid Program should complete an assessment with a tajwid instructor. Based on that, you will receive a recommendation on the best course for your level inshallah. 

To arrange an appointment, kindly email tajwid.assess@rabata.org with your name, Skype ID, and a brief summary of your background in Quran studies. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after January 18th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for tajwid courses.

Text: Juzu' 'Amma OR medium to large sized Holy Quran in Arabic script. Recommended: Mus-haf al-Tajwid (Color coded for tajwid) 

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.

 

For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org



Spring 2020 - Tajwid Part 1: Letters & Phonetics

Course Category: Tajwid | Level 2 Course

Click here to view a short segment of this course: Tajwid Part 1: Letters & Phonetics with Anse Maryam Salman

Course Code: TAJ 201

InstructorAnse Maryam Salman & a tajwīd teacher

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: January 21 - April 28, 2020
Timings: Tuesdays, 9:00 pm CST/3:00 am UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1 hour each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Daylight savings time will end in the United States on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour earlier starting March 8.

Offered: This course is offered in the Fall and Spring terms of each year.

Prerequisites

  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. TAJ 101 & 102 (Previously QUR 101: "Explanation and Recitation: Juzuʾ ʿAmma").
  3. Students enrolling in this course must be able to decode and read Arabic text comfortably (ARA 100 and ARA 101). Understanding of Arabic is beneficial but not required.

Summary: A study of the science of tajwīd accompanied by an instructor-led recitation of Juzuʾ ʿAmma. This is a two-part course:

  1. Students will gain an understanding of introductory tajwīd concepts (including points of articulation - makhārij - and letter attributes - ifāt) during weekly online sessions with the instructor.
  2. Each student will be paired with a certified tajwīd teacher, either online or locally, with whom she will work one-on-one. This part of the course will be complete when the student has read through Juzuʾ ʿAmma with her assigned tajwīd instructor, having demonstrated the ability to pronounce each letter to the standardized and acceptable level.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, recite the assigned amount to the assigned tajwid instructor, and review and sit for a mid term and a final exam.

Placement:

New students in the Ribaat Tajwid Program should complete an assessment with a tajwid instructor. Based on that, you will receive a recommendation on the best course for your level inshallah. 

To arrange an appointment, kindly email tajwid.assess@rabata.org with your name, Skype ID, and a brief summary of your background in Quran studies. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after January 18th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for tajwid courses.

Text: 

  1. Excellence in the Science of Tajwīd by Anse Ghada Salahi al-Asbahi
  2. Juzu' 'Amma OR medium to large sized Holy Quran in Arabic script. Recommended: Mus-haf al-Tajwid (Color coded for tajwid)

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.

 

For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org


Spring 2020 - Tajwid Part 2: Rules & Rhythm of Recitation

Course Category: Tajwid| Level 2 Course

Click here to view a short segment of this course: Tajwid Part 2: Rules & Rhythm of Recitation with Anse Ola Habbab

Course Code: TAJ 202

InstructorAnse Ola Habbab & a tajwīd teacher

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: January 21 - April 28, 2020
Timings: Tuesdays, 8:00 pm CST/2:00 am UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1 hour each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Daylight savings time will end in the United States on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour earlier starting March 8.

Offered: This course is offered in the Fall and Spring terms of each year.

Prerequisites

  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. TAJ 101 & 102: "Quran Fluency"
  3. TAJ 201: "Tajwid Part 1: Letters & Phonetics"
  4. Students enrolling in this course must be able to decode and read Arabic text comfortably (ARA 100 and ARA 101). Understanding of Arabic is beneficial but not required. 
  5. Knowledge of the points of articulation (makhārij) and letter attributes (ifāt).

Summary: Building upon concepts taken in QUR 201, students will complete the study of the rules of tajwīd, accompanied by an instructor-led recitation of the second half of Juzuʾ ʿAmma. This is a two-part course:

  1. Students will gain an understanding of the rules of tajwīd (proper pronunciation of the Holy Quran) during weekly online sessions with the instructor.
  2. Each student will be paired with a certified tajwīd teacher, either online or locally, with whom she will work one-on-one. This part of the course will be complete when the student has read through Juzuʾ ʿAmma with her assigned tajwīd teacher, having demonstrated the ability to apply the rules of tajwīd to the standardized and acceptable level. Upon completion, advanced students may begin a recitation of Juzuʾ Tabārak.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, recite the assigned amount to the assigned tajwid instructor, and review and sit for a mid term and a final exam.

Placement: New students in the Ribaat Tajwid Program should complete an assessment with a tajwid instructor. Based on that, you will receive a recommendation on the best course for your level inshallah. 

To arrange an appointment, kindly email tajwid.assess@rabata.org with your name, Skype ID, and a brief summary of your background in Quran studies. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after January 18th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for tajwid courses.

Text: 

  1. Excellence in the Science of Tajwīd by Anse Ghada Salahi al-Asbahi
  2. Juzu' 'Amma OR medium to large sized Holy Quran in Arabic script. Recommended: Mus-haf al-Tajwid (Color coded for tajwid)

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.

 

For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org


Spring 2020 - Quran Khitmah Project

Course Category: Tajwid | Level 3 Course

Course Code: TAJ 301

InstructorAnse Saadia Mian

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: January 23 - April 30, 2020
Timings: Thursdays at 8:00 pm CST/2:00 am UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1 hour each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Daylight savings time will end in the United States on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour earlier starting March 8.

Offered: This course is offered in the Fall and Spring terms of each year.

Prerequisites

  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. TAJ 101 & 102: "Quran Fluency"
  3. TAJ 201: "Tajwid Part 1: Letters & Phonetics"
  4. TAJ 202: "Tajwid Part 2: Rules & the Rhythm of Recitation"
  5. Students enrolling in this course must be able to decode and read Arabic text comfortably (ARA 100, ARA 101, and ARA 102). Understanding of Arabic is beneficial but not required. 
  6. Students enrolling in this course must have a firm understanding of the rules of tajwīd.

Summary: In the Khitmah Project, students will recite the Holy Quran from Surat al-Fāṭiḥa to Surat al-Nās to their assigned tajwīd instructors, as a preparation and foundation for beginning with memorization. This is a two-part course: 

  1. Students will attend a weekly online session with the instructor to follow up on their progress and learn about the wonders of the Holy Quran. 
  2. Each student will be paired with a certified tajwīd teacher, either online or locally, with whom she will work one-on-one. This part of the course will be complete when the student has read through the Holy Quran from cover to cover with her assigned tajwīd teacher, having demonstrated the ability to apply the rules of tajwīd to the standardized and acceptable level.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, recite the assigned amount to the assigned tajwid instructor, and submit a term project. The course is complete when the student recites the entire Quran, having demonstrated the ability to apply the rules of tajwid at the acceptable level. Students should keep enrolling in the course each term until they have completed their recitation.

Placement:

New students in the Ribaat Tajwid Program should complete an assessment with a tajwid instructor. Based on that, you will receive a recommendation on the best course for your level inshallah. 

To arrange an appointment, kindly email tajwid.assess@rabata.org with your name, Skype ID, and a brief summary of your background in Quran studies. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after January 18th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for tajwid courses.

Text: 

  1. Excellence in the Science of Tajwīd by Anse Ghada Salahi al-Asbahi.
  2. Medium to large sized Holy Quran in Arabic script. 
  3. The Crowning Venture by Hafiza Saadia Mian, MD.

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.

 

For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org


Spring 2020 - The Crowning Venture: Quran Memorization

Course Category: Tajwid | Level 4 Course

Click here to view a short segment of this course: The Crowning Venture: Quran Memorization with Anse Saadia Mian

Course Code: TAJ 401

InstructorAnse Saadia Mian

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: January 23 - April 30, 2020
Timings: Thursdays at 8:00 pm CST/2:00 am UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1 hour each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Daylight savings time will end in the United States on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour earlier starting March 8.

Offered: This course is offered in the Fall and Spring terms of each year.

Prerequisites

  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. TAJ 101 & 102: "Quran Fluency"
  3. TAJ 201: "Tajwid Part 1: Letters & Phonetics"
  4. TAJ 202: "Tajwid Part 2: Rules & the Rhythm of Recitation"
  5. TAJ 301: "Khitmah Project"
  6. Students enrolling in this course must be able to decode and read Arabic text comfortably (ARA 100, ARA 101, and ARA 102). Understanding of Arabic is beneficial but not required. 
  7. Students enrolling in this course must have a firm understanding of and ability to apply the rules of tajwīd.

Summary: A self-paced memorization course, students will set a personal memorization target each term and recite to a tajwīd teacher. This is a two-part course:

  1. Students will attend a weekly online session with the instructor to follow up on their progress and receive inspirations and tips on memorizing the Holy Quran, achieving effective memorization, and overcoming hurdles.
  2. Each student will be paired with a certified tajwīd teacher, either online or locally, with whom she will work one-on-one. This part of the course will be complete when the student has recited the amount agreed upon at the start of the term, having demonstrated the ability to apply the rules of tajwīd to the standardized and acceptable level.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, recite the assigned amount to the assigned tajwid instructor, and submit a term project.

Placement:

New students in the Ribaat Tajwid Program should complete an assessment with a tajwid instructor. Based on that, you will receive a recommendation on the best course for your level inshallah. 

To arrange an appointment, kindly email tajwid.assess@rabata.org with your name, Skype ID, and a brief summary of your background in Quran studies. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after January 18th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for tajwid courses.

Text: 

  1. Excellence in the Science of Tajwīd by Anse Ghada Salahi al-Asbahi.
  2. Medium to large sized Holy Quran in Arabic script. 
  3. The Crowning Venture by Hafiza Saadia Mian, MD.

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.

 

For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org