Quran Fluency | Level 1 - In Person at the RCC

Course Category: Tajwid 

Course Code: TAJ 101

Instructor: Anse Tasneem Naji

Course Dates: September 12 - December 17, 2023

Time: Tuesdays 6:00 - 7:30 pm CST &

           Sundays 11:30 am - 1:00 pm CST

Course Description: 

A practical course providing students the opportunity to practice reading the Holy Quran and master the skill of decoding. Students will learn the Baghdadi method of decoding Quranic script, learn the types of Arabic sounds and how to pronounce them correctly, and be introduced to the science of tajwīd. These skills will be put into practice in class with the instructor, and students will gain strategies to practice at home. By the end of this course, students should be able to recognize all the Arabic letters and vowel sounds with ease and be able to pronounce most of them correctly while improving their general speed and fluency while reading.


  • Students should be women above the age of 17.
  • ARL 111: Arabic Novice Beginner or equivalent knowledge
  • Knowledge of Arabic letters and harakat (tashkil).


New students in the Ribaat Tajwīd Program should complete an assessment with a tajwīd assessor. Based on that, they will receive a recommendation on the best course to start with. To arrange an appointment, kindly email tajwid.assess@rabata.org, and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Course Requirements: 

This course meets two times a week in person at the Rabata Cultural Center. This is a practical course so live attendance is required.

Text: al-Qaidah al-Nuraniyah

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


Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

  • $125.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)
  • $20.00 late registration fee on September 8th (if seats are available)
  • Registration closes on September 18th  (if seats are available)
  • Auditing is not available for this course

Registration Options: 

Before enrolling, please read the Registration Fees & Policies. Then choose one of the registration options below.

Contact: For inquiries, contact registration@rabata.org