Sunday, 14 October 2007 10:31
At present the Madrasah offers four courses on a full-time or part time basis:
- Hifz ul Qur'an Course
- Imaamate Course
- I`daadiya (Preparotary) Course
- Full Alim Course
Hifzul Qur'an :
A Full-Time or Part-Time course that entails memorizing the Holy Qur'an. Subjects taught include Hifz, Tajweed and Basic Fiqh. The average course duration is 3-4 years.
Imaamate Course :
A Full- Time course structured to train students to serve as Imaams and Makaatib teachers. Subjects studied include Qur'an, Tajweed, Hifz of selected Suras, Aqaa'id, Akhlaaq, Fiqh, Khutbahs and basic Comparitive Religion studies.
Duration: One Year.
I`daadia (Preparatory Course) :
A Full-Time one year couse designed to prepares the student for the Aalim Course. Qur'an, Tajweed, Fiqh and some basic Arabic and Urdu are studied.
Aalim Course :
A full-time six year course to train students to become Ulama. Subjects studied include :
Qur'an recitation and memorization of specific surahs for non-huffaz.
Tajweed under qualified qurraa.
Aqaaid: from simple English and Urdu Books and later from Sharh al-Aqaaid al-Nasafiyyah
Fiqh: Mukhtasar al-Quduri, Sharh al-Wiqayah, Kanz al-Daqa'iq and Al -Hidayah. Also laws of inheritance from Al-Sirajiyyah.
Usul al-Fiqh: Usul al-Shashi and Nur al-Anwar
Nahw and Sarf: i.e. Arabic syntax and etymology from. Al-Nahw al-Wadih, Hidayatun Nahw
and other books.
Tafsir: Translation of Qur'an and then Tafsir al-Jalalayn and Baydawi
Hadith: The six books of hadith and the Muwatta of Imam Malik, Muwatta of Imam Muhammad and Sharh Ma`ani al-Athar of Imam al-Tahawi.