The FIrst Islamic College of Peterborough
This beginners course is a modular programme in the core Islamic disciplines doctrine (Aqeedah) and Law (Fiqh) as well as other subjects (see below) taught by traditional trained and authorised teacher(s). It will provide an outline of the absouloute essential knowledge every muslim should know regarding ones faith and worship. The programme is intended for adults (14+) and designed to be accessible to a range of students from different walks of way. Upon the completion of study, students will have acquired good foundational knowledge in the core discplines as well as an exposure to formal islamic studies.
The course is based on traditional understanding of Sunni doctrine and Hanafi school of law. The modules taught have been outlined in the section below. This course is for brothers and sisters - register by completing the registration form.
Online Registration Form
Payment (One off payment of £250 or £25 per month) must be made to complete your registration for the course. We do not wish to restrict the seekers of knowledge - those that are unable to afford the course fee PLEASE contact us.
Days / Times: Every Friday | 7pm - 9pm
Venue: Madina Gateway Academy | 316 Clarence Road | PE1 2LQ
Tutor: Mufti Abdul Qadeer (Head Imam at Masjid Ghousia)
All Course Materials will be provided!
MODULES TAUGHT WITHIN THE COURSE
To understand the importance of seeking Sacred Knowledge
To comprehend the inner and outer dimensions of seeking knowledge
To recognise the dignified etiquettes required when studying the religion
Understanding the early context in which Islam emerged.
Understanding the perfection of Allah’s Prophet (peace be upon him), even before Islam.
Understanding the application of the Prophet’s life to the modern age.
To introduce key Islamic doctrines pertaining to the Unseen.
To provide a scriptural basis for learned doctrines.
To understand rational justifications for these beliefs.
Understanding the importance of purification in Islam.
purification as a pre-requisite for worship.
Understanding the spiritual
implications of ablution.
Understanding the inner traits of a human.
Understanding our spiritual growth is dependent on improving our
Changing our mindset to prepare for success in the Afterlife.
Assess yourself and synthesise effective plans to support your own spiritual growth.
Define the different types of ego and explain how to identify your type.
Describe the fundamental ways for purifying the heart
Understanding the significance of prayer.
Understanding how prayer is affected by extenuating circumstances.
Understanding the spiritual implications of prayer.
Understanding the core beliefs of Islam.
Understanding the nature of free-will and destiny.
Identifying beliefs which lead to disbelief.
To attach to the Qur'ān and gain closeness to Allāh Almighty.
To understand the meanings of certain chapters of the Qur'ān.
To evaluating our own lives in light of the Qur'ān.
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