Women's Islamic Essentials (Fard 'Ayn) Course

Course Summary


1 year Part time


Islamic Studies

Course Details

Programme Outline and Aims Accoridion Arrow

This course aims to provide learners with the foundational knowledge of Islam that is obligatory for every Muslim to know and practice (Fard ‘Ayn). The course covers three main modules: Aqidah (creed), Fiqh (jurisprudence) and Tasawwuf (spirituality). Each module consists of several topics that are taught in a systematic and engaging manner, using authentic sources and relevant examples. The course is designed to be interactive and participatory, to enhance their learning experience. The course is taught by a qualified instructor and is suitable for learners of all backgrounds and levels of knowledge, who wish to learn and practice their religion with clarity and confidence.

This course aims for learners to

  • To understand and affirm the core beliefs of Islam of the oneness of Allah (Tawhid), Prophethood (Risalah), and Escatology (Akhirah).
  • To equip learners with the practical knowledge of how to perform the acts of worship and the transactions that are required or recommended in Islam, such as purification, prayer, fasting, zakat, hajj, marriage, divorce, etc.
  • To inspire learners to cultivate a sincere and refined character and comprehend underlying characteristics, including repentance, gratitude, patience, pride, envy, anger, etc.

Programme Learning Outcomes Accoridion Arrow

Skills and knowledge

On successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Articulate the essential beliefs of Islam and explain their evidence and implications.
  2. Perform the acts of worship and the understand transactions according to the rulings and etiquettes of Islam and understand their wisdoms and benefits.
  3. Identify the diseases and the virtues of the soul and apply the methods and the practices of purifying and adorning their hearts.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What Are The Entry Requirements? Accoridion Arrow

There are no formal entry requirements necessary for this course

2. What language is the course taught in? Accoridion Arrow

The mode of instruction for teaching, learning and assessments will all be in English

3. Who is the teacher? Accoridion Arrow

Our faculty provides female teachers who are experts in their subjects and have extensive track records of teaching and research.

4. Are there any fees? Accoridion Arrow

The course is completely free.

5. How long is the course? Accoridion Arrow

This Women's Islamic Essentials (Fard 'Ayn) course is 1 year, part-time.

6. Which days does the course run? Accoridion Arrow

The course runs once a week between, 11:00am to 1:00pm.

7. Are There Any Holidays? Accoridion Arrow

Yes, there are half-term and end of term holidays. We follow the academic calendar for colleges and schools as set by Birmingham City Council.

8. What Happens After I Apply? Accoridion Arrow

After applying, your name will be added to the class for enrolment. This provision has a limited capacity and students will be added on a first come first served basis.

9. Do I need to attend an interview? Accoridion Arrow

After successful completion of your application, your name will be added to attend this provision. Upon arrival at the campus, a member of administration will reach out to you for your induction.

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Student Destinations

Our graduates progress to postgraduate studies at leading institutes, including:

University of Birmingham
Markfield institute of higher education
Newman University Birmingham