Foundation Course For Women (Urdu)

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The Foundations Diploma Program is a unique year long course, learning-centered program designed to develop a deeper understanding of the rulings pertaining to women in the Qur’an. It is specifically tailor-made for working women and students who are unable to commit to a full-time study of the classical Islamic disciplines.

The program consists of five specialized modules, supplemented with workshops focusing on spiritual and moral development of the students.


Course Outline

Subject Course Description / Main Text
Tafseer This module will cover the translation and commentary of the selected surah of Qur’an.

Class will be taught with the focus on how to implement the teachings and lessons of these Surahs in our practical day to day life.

·         Surah Al-Nissa

·         Selected Surahs of Juzz 30

Hadith & Masnoon Dua Through this module, students will learn to appreciate the wisdom in Prophetic teachings and Sunnah. ·         Jawame ul Kalm

·         First 250 Ahadiths of Zadul Talbeen

Life of Prophets The module will enable students learn about the stories of the Prophets mentioned throughout the Qur’an and provide an insight into the key incidents and derive lessons from the lives of those chosen by Allah. ·         Hazrat Ibrahim’s (a.s)

·         Hazrat Musa a.s

·         Hazrat Yusuf a.s.

·         HazratSulemana.s

·         HazratNuha.s.

Tajweed of Quran This module will enable students to properly read the Qur’an and cover the basic rules of recitation. ·         Introduction to Tajweed

·         Articulation Point of Letters (Makharij)

·         Noon Sakina&Tanween Rules

·         MeemSakina Rules

·         Ghunnah

·         Hamza Rules

·         Lam Sakina Rules

·         Al-Mudood

·         How letters are formed?

·         Qalqala mechanism

Basic HanafiFiqh This module will impart students with basic knowledge regarding legal rulings of ritual purification, menstruation, salah and fasting through classical Hanafi manuals. ·         Purification

·         Salah

·         Fast


Course Schedule


Program Duration: 1 Year

Weekly Time Commitment: 2 days a week (Monday and Wednesday)

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm (Pakistan Standard Time) per class


Exams:  Student’s progress will be assessed through assignments, quizzes and a final exam for each subject.

Certification: We will present a Diploma Certificate on successful completion of this Foundation Program.

Break: Academic calendar would be shared with registered students.


Registration fee: USD $50, one-time fee for the entire course.

Note: Registration fee is not Refundable.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Is there an age restriction for the course?

Yes. Minimum age to enroll in the course is 12 years.


Are there any pre-requisite to joining the course?

We only require students to have the spirit and willingness to learn. Other than there are no pre requisites for this course.


 What are the requirements for graduation?

Requirements for graduation include the following.

  • Attend all the modules of course
  • Regularity in classes of each module (either live or recording)
  • Success in the final exam of each module


Is it possible to enroll as a listener and not give exams?

Course is designed for full time students, however under special circumstances exceptions can be made. If you have special case, please contact course administrator. Completion certificate will not be issued in these instances.


What if I cannot make it to class at the stipulated class time? Will I have access to recordings?

Recordings are available for all classes. However, recording students will still need to participate in class discussion through class forums


What if I have to miss classes during the year because of my University exams or family engagements?

This course has been designed to cater to working women and housewives, so we do understand that there may be occasions when you may not be able to attend class for genuine reasons. In such scenarios, we provide recordings so that students may catch up with the classes they have missed.


Is there an Attendance Policy?

Yes, there is an attendance policy to be eligible to get the foundation course certification.


Is there a Fee that I need to pay to enroll in this Program?

Yes. A onetime fee of USD $50 needs to be paid at the time of course registration.


Is Registration fee refundable?

No, Registration fee is not Refundable.


How do you conduct the classes?

We provide live classes with recordings availability, online assignments/ quiz, mark attendance and facilitate discussion forums to facilitate learning and development.


What software or hardware do I need to purchase / download to attend the classes?

All you need to start online learning courses is to have internet connection, a desktop/laptop, or a smartphone, a headphone supported with microphone.


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