The Crowning Venture: Quran Memorization - Fall 2019

Course Category: Tajwid | Level 4 Course

Click here to view a short segment of this course: The Crowning Venture: Quran Memorization with Anse Saadia Mian

Course Code: TAJ 401

InstructorAnse Saadia Mian & a tajwīd teacher

Length: 1 term (14 weeks)

Course Dates: September 10 - December 10, 2019
Timings: Tuesdays, 8:00 pm CST/2:00 am UK Click here to convert to your own time zone.

Classes last approximately 1.5 hours each. Live attendance is not required but recommended whenever possible. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Daylight savings time will go into effect in the United States on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019. Depending on where you live, this may or may not affect your class timing. In countries where DST is not applied at all, class will be one hour later starting November 3rd.

Offered: This course is offered in the Fall and Spring terms of each year.


  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. QUR 201: "Tajwid Part 1: Letters & Phonetics"
  3. QUR 202: "Tajwid Part 2: Rules & the Rhythm of Recitation"
  4. QUR 301: "Khitmah Project"
  5. Students enrolling in this course must be able to decode and read Arabic text comfortably (ARA 100, ARA 1A, and ARA 1B). Understanding of Arabic is beneficial but not required. 
  6. Students enrolling in this course must have a firm understanding of the rules of tajwīd.

Course Description: A self-paced memorization course, students will set a personal memorization target each term and recite to a tajwīd teacher. This is a two-part course:

  1. Students will attend a weekly online session with the instructor to follow up on their progress and receive inspirations and tips on memorizing the Holy Quran, achieving effective memorization, and overcoming hurdles.
  2. Each student will be paired with a certified tajwīd teacher, either online or locally, with whom she will work one-on-one. This part of the course will be complete when the student has recited the amount agreed upon at the start of the term, having demonstrated the ability to apply the rules of tajwīd to the standardized and acceptable level.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the weekly online lectures, read the assigned material, and recite the assigned amount with a Ribaat tajwid teacher.


New students in the Ribaat Program must complete an assessment with a tajwīd instructor. Based on that, you will receive a recommendation on the best course for your level inshallah. 

To arrange an appointment, kindly email with your name, Skype ID, and a brief summary of your background in Quran studies. We will be in touch with you as soon as possible inshallah.

Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable

Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until the first day of the next term.

$100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)

$20.00 late registration fee after September 7th (if seats are available)

Auditing is not available for the Quran Program.


  1. Excellence in the Science of Tajwīd by Anse Ghada Salahi al-Asbahi
  2. The Crowning Venture by Anse Saadia Mian
  3. Medium to large sized Holy Quran in Arabic script. 

Students are responsible for ordering their textbooks before the start of class. Ribaat textbooks are available to enrolled students at a discounted rate through Daybreak Press Global Bookshop. Once enrolled, students will have access to the discount code through the course forum.


For inquiries, contact