Quranic Arabic: Tafsir and Tajwid


This is a study of the features and structure of classical Arabic with an emphasis on the sciences of Tajwid/Tajweed and Tafsir. Students will learn the various styles, periods and schools in Tafsir and Tajwid. They will read excerpts from the classical schools of Tafsir, and the main characteristics of each. Memorizing and rehearsing selected verses for Tajwid are required in this course. Prerequisite: a minimum of two semesters of Arabic beyond the advanced level.
Curriculum Codes
  • FL
  • ALP
Typically Offered
Spring Only