ICAS Foundation(Short Cources) Foundation Year In Qur’anic Arabic

Foundation Year In Qur’anic Arabic

The Foundation Year in Qur’anic Arabic aims to provide students with an in-depth knowledge of classical Arabic and to train them in skills that are essential for understanding Arabic texts. The course is designed to teach beginners all aspects of the language including speaking, reading, writing, comprehension and grammar. Additionally, students are trained to correctly and fluently recite the Holy Qur’an.


Module Credits
Morphology 20
Syntax 20
Analytical Grammar 20
Reading and Writing 20
Listening and Speaking 20
Recitation of the Qur’an 20
Total Credits 120

Students are required to complete all the 120 credits to qualify for the Foundation Year Certificate. 80 of these credits are made up of the four main modules of the Arabic language: Grammar (divided into its two major components: Morphology and Syntax), Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking. The remaining 40 credits consist of Analytical Grammar, which supports the two Grammar modules through the application of grammatical rules to selected texts; and Recitation of the Qur’an, which assists students in their reading and pronunciation of Arabic letters and words

Entry Requirements Two A-levels or equivalent. Students from outside the UK may also apply. Non-native English speakers must have an IELTS score of 6.0. Prior knowledge of the Arabic language is not required.
Duration 1 year on a full-time basis or 2 years on a part-time basis.
Fees UK and EU Students: £3,000. International Students: £6,000
Financial Assistance Financial assistance may be available to students on this course. Please contact the College for further information.
Accrediting Institution Middlesex University
Application Procedure and Enquiries Application for this course is directly to the Islamic College. Please click here for the Application Form. For enquiries, please call 020 8451 9993 or e-mail quranicarabic@islamic-college.ac.uk.
Qur'anic Arabic