Fast & Friendly Fiqh: An Introduction to Worship Essentials - Spring 2018

Islamic Sciences ~ Level 1 Elective Courseribaat level 1 icon

Course Code: FQH 101

Instructor: Anse Tamara Gray

Length: 1 term (15 weeks)

Course Dates: January 25 - May 2, 2018
Timings: Wednesdays, 12:00 noon CST/6:00 pm GMT 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.

Prerequisites: Students should be women above the age of 17.

Summary: A quick and fun introduction to Shafi'i fiqh for the beginner, this course will go over the main rules of worship, covering purification (ṭahāra), prayer (ṣalāh), and fasting (ṣawm). It will also serve as a refresher and preparation for Ramadan.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, complete weekly assignments as assigned by the instructor, read the assigned material, complete two projects, and review and sit for a final test.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

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

$20.00 late registration fee after January 20th (if seats are available)

Text: The Shafi'i Manual of Purity, Prayer and Fasting by Tashfeen Ekram

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.


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