Teaching Teens: Skills and Methodology - Spring 2019

Course Category: Specialty Courses | Education

Click here to view a short segment of this course: Teaching Teens: Skills and Methodology with Ustadha Afshan Malik

Course Code: EDU 102

Instructor: Ustadha Afshan Malik

Length: 1 term (15 weeks)

Course Dates: January 21 - April 29, 2019
Timings: Mondays, 9:00 pm CST/3:00 am GMT Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1.5 hours 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.

Offered: This course is offered in the Spring term of each year.


  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. Successful completion of at least one Ribaat Level 1 core course.

Summary: This introductory level course provides aspiring and veteran teachers opportunities to learn and practice effective teaching strategies for teen-aged students enrolled in Islamic Studies programs.  During this course we will examine components of skillful teaching including lesson planning, classroom management, instructional strategies, assessment, professionalism, motivation, and upbringing within an Islamic framework. By the end of the course, students will be expected to plan, teach, and assess a sample lesson plan to accommodate teen-aged Muslim students.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, plan and implement an activity geared towards teens, and write a reflection paper.

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)

$5.00 auditing fee.

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Text: No textbook is required for this course. Handouts and suggested reading will be provided throughout the term.


For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org

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Option 1: Send payment in 4 monthly installments.

Cost: USD 25.00 x 4 months

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