Arabic Language

This Course will introduce students to the Arabic language,  with specific emphasis to Fuṣḥā.

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Module Overview:

This is a one year module  which will  introduce  students  to  the  Arabic language,  with  specific  emphasis  to  Fuṣḥā.  Speaking  and conversational Arabic will be introduced, as well as Grammar (Nahw) and Morphology (sarf) will be touched upon, with an emphasis on translation of Quranic verses in the final term. Students will also build upon their Arabic vocabulary andbe expected to complete assignments on a weekly basis.

Objective:
To be able to translate basic Arabic sentences
To know of introductory phrases in order to converse in Arabic

Learning outcomes:

Upon completion of this module the student will be able to:

1. Understand the basic grammatical structures of Arabic sentences
2. Recognize and translate verses of the Quran
3. Build an Arabic vocabulary

SYLLABUS

Year 1

Teacher: Mawlānā Omar Jahanghir
Day/ Time: Tuesday | 6:30 – 7:30pm

Term 1

Speaking Arabic

Week 1 - Introduction to the Arabic Language –
Week 1 - Speaking part 1 - Greetings
Week 2 - Speaking part 2 – Names
Week 3 - Speaking part 3 – How are you?
Week 4 - Speaking part 4 – Where are you? Week 5 - Speaking part 5 - Professions
Week k 6 - Speaking part 6 - Backgrounds
Week 7 - Speaking part 7 – Where do you live?
Week 8 - Speaking part 8 – Future tense
Week 9 - Speaking part 9 - Hobbies
Week 10 - Speaking part 10
Week 11 - Speaking part
Week 12 - Speaking part 12
Week 13 - Speaking part 13
Week 14 - Revision Week
Week 15 - End of Term Exams
Week 16 - End of Term Break
Week 17 - End of Term Break

Term 1

Grammar and basic sentences

Week 1 - Grammar part 1
Week 2 - Grammar part 2
Week 3 - Grammar part 3
Week 4 - Grammar part 4
Week 5 - Grammar part 5
Week 6 - Grammar part 6
Week 7 - Grammar part 7
Week 8 - Reading Week (No lessons)
Week 9 - Grammar part 8
Week 10 - Grammar part 9
Week 11 - Grammar part 10
Week 12 - Grammar part 11
Week 13 - End of Term Exams
Week 14 - Ramadan Break

Term 3

Application to text and Quranic verses

Week 1 -Tafsīr of Surah Mulk
Week 2 - Tafsīr of Surah Mulk
Week 3 - Tafsīr of Surah Mulk
Week 4 - Tafsīr of Surah Wāqi’ah
Week 5 - Tafsīr of Surah Wāqi’ah
Week 6 - Tafsīr of Surah Wāqi’ah
Week 7 - Tafsīr of Surah Wāqi’ah
Week 8 - Tafsīr of Surah Sajdah
Week 9 - Tafsīr of Surah Sajdah
Week 10 - Tafsīr of Surah Sajdah
Week 11 - Eid ul Adha Break
Week 12 - Eid ul Adha Break
Week 13 - Tafsīr of Surah Sajdah and Revision
Week 14 - End of Term Exams
Week 15 - End of Year Break

RECOMMENDED

Reads

Arabic Course

Author: Dr V. AbdurRahim

Gateway to Arabic 1

Author: Dr Imran Hamza Alawiye

Ten Lessons of Arabic

Prepared by: Aamir Bashir