Course Description:

The Quran Foundation Course is designed for non-Arabic speakers who are interested in learning how to read and recite the Holy Quran with proper Tajweed. This course focuses on providing students with a solid foundation in Arabic reading skills, fluency in recitation, and a comprehensive understanding of Tajweed rules. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded a certificate indicating their proficiency in reciting the entire Holy Quran with Tajweed.

Course Objectives:

  1. To enable students to read Arabic words and sentences accurately.
  2. To develop fluency in reciting the Holy Quran from the Mus’haf.
  3. To provide students with a thorough understanding of the rules of Tajweed.
  4. To equip students with practical skills in applying Tajweed rules during Quran recitation.
  5. To prepare students for the placement exam to determine their proficiency level.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Arabic Reading Skills (C1)

  1. Introduction to Arabic alphabet and pronunciation
  2. Recognition and pronunciation of individual letters
  3. Formation of words and basic Arabic sentence structure
  4. Practice exercises for reading Arabic words and simple sentences

Module 2: Fluency in Quranic Recitation (C2)

  1. Familiarization with the Mus’haf (Quran)
  2. Correct pronunciation of Quranic verses and chapters
  3. Understanding the rules of elongation and pronunciation in recitation
  4. Recitation exercises from selected chapters of the Quran

Module 3: Tajweed Rules (C3)

  1. Introduction to Tajweed and its importance in Quran recitation
  2. Study of Tajweed rules related to pronunciation, articulation, and
  3. characteristics of letters
  4. Application of Tajweed rules in reciting Quranic verses
  5. Practice exercises for applying Tajweed rules

Module 4: Practical Application and Assessment (C4)

  1. Recitation practice sessions with instructor guidance
  2. Assessment of student’s progress and proficiency in Quran recitation
  3. Preparation for the placement exam
  4. Awarding of completion certificate upon successful recitation of the entire
  5. Holy Quran with Tajweed

Note: Upon successful completion of the Quran Foundation Course and passing the placement exam, students can choose to proceed to higher levels of Quranic studies offered by the academy.