Tajweed 2


Module Information

Name of ClassTajweed 2
Credit Hours3 Hours
Class DescriptionThis level of Tajweed teaches intermediate students pronunciation skills and the general Tajweed rules needed to ensure correct recitation of the Qur’aan.
Instructor NameSheikh Ahmad Abdel-Wahab
Required TextKareema Carol Czereinski, Tajweed rules of the Qur’aan, Vol. 1
Supplementary TextUmm Muhammad, A Brief Introduction to  Tajweed


  • To establish a bond between the student and Allah’s Book by learning its proper recitation.
  • To clarify the excellence of properly reciting the Noble Qur’aan and studying it.
  • To make the student familiar with Qur’aanic pronunciation skills and the most common rules of Tajweed, theoretically and practically.
  • To enable the student to correctly recite surat al-Fatihah and as much as possible from the 30th Juz’ of the Noble Qur’aan.
  • To enable the student to correctly recite the Noble Qur’aan and thoroughly prepare him/her to carry the University’s message that is based on Allah’s Book.

Topics Covered

Tafkheem and Tarqeeq:

  • Letters that always have tafkheem or always have tarqeeq.
  • Letters that sometimes have tarqeeq and sometimes have tafkheem.

The rules of noon saakina and tanween.

The rules of meem saakina.

The Ghunnah.

The rules of laam saakinah.

The rules of al-mutamaathilain, al-mutajaanisain, al-mutaqaaribain, and al-mutabaa’idain.

The rules of Idghaam.

The rules of madd.

The rules of hamzat al-Wasl.

The rules of starting, stopping, and pausing.