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Rubat Singapura

Halaqah Asas Bahasa Arab

2 years

Every Monday – Friday

Overview

Comprehensive

The Halaqah Asas Bahasa Arab program provides a holistic learning experience, covering foundational Arabic grammar, vocabulary, conversation, and essential Islamic disciplines such as jurisprudence, tauhid, akhlaq, seerah, tajwid, and Quranic memorisation.

Pathway to Tarim*

This program is a gateway to further studies in Tarim. Upon successful completion of the program, you will be well-equipped to continue your studies at some of the most prestigious Islamic educational institutions, in shaa Allah.

Traditional Halaqah

Learn in intimate circles of gathering with knowledgeable teachers and fellow seekers

Objective

To prepare students who wish to further their Islamic studies to higher levels through traditional Islamic study methodology

Medium of Instruction

Classes will be taught in Malay & Arabic language.
Year 1: Malay Language
Year 2: Arabic Language

Program Modules

Students will learn the following in this 2-year program:

Arabic Language

Book: Nahu al-Arabiy al-Jadid 
Book 1 & 2

Through Nahu, explore the vital elements of Arabic Syntax, essential for understanding the language in which the divine message was revealed.

Book: Al-Ajrumiyyah

Al-Ajrumiyyah lays out the fundamental building blocks of Arabic grammar, paving the way for a strong linguistic foundation.

Book: Madinah Reader
Book 1, 2 & 3

Madinah Arabic Reader introduces learners to essential Arabic language skills through interactive lessons.

Book: Hilal 
Book 1, 2 & 3

Book: Al-Tasrifat
Book 1 & 2

Through Al-Tasrifat, students learn verb conjugations and noun declensions.

Book: Fawaid al-Nahwiyyah

Fiqh

Book: Al-Risalah al-Jami’ah

Al-Risalah Al-Jami’ah presents an essential primer on Shafie school teachings, offering a solid grounding in Islamic faith and practice.

Book: Safinah al-Najah

Safinah al-Najah offers a concise and essential guide to worship, encompassing fundamental insights into purification, prayer, zakat, and fasting.

Tauhid

Book: Aqidah al-Awam

Aqidah al-Awam offers a concise yet comprehensive immersion into ‘The Creed of the Common Muslim,’ a globally recognised poetic masterpiece by Shaykh Ahmad al-Marzuqi, serving as a vital foundational text for knowledge seekers worldwide.

Seerah

Book: Khulasoh Nur al-Yaqin
Book 1 & 2

Khulasoh Nur al-Yaqin enlightens readers with essential events from the life of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, nurturing a deeper love and appreciation for his impactful legacy.

Akhlaq

Book: Akhlaq lil banin
Book 1 & 2

Akhlaq lil-Banin equips seekers with the knowledge of manners towards Allah, His messenger, parents, teachers, and people in general.

Book: Risalah Adab Suluk
al-Murid

Risalah Adab Suluk al-Murid is a short epistle that provides guidance on how to purify one’s intentions and actions in order to attain the pleasure of Allah.

Tajwid

Book: Ilmu Tajwid Cara Mudah & Berkesan

Through this manual, you will learn the proper places of articulating Arabic letters, their characteristics, and other rulings related to Quranic recitation.

Memorisation

Quran:  Juz’ 30*

*Those who have memorised this Juz’ will memorise suwar lazim (essential surahs).

Matan: Al-Risalah al-Jami’ah

Matan: Safinah al-Najah

Matan: Aqidah al-Awam

  • Programs & books may be changed without prior notice
  • Last updated: 28 Dec 2022, 12 pm.

Who is this program for?

This program is tailored for

Individuals aiming to acquire basic Arabic language.

Individuals who intend to advance their Islamic studies, where proficiency in Arabic is a prerequisite.

Individuals interested in learning through traditional Islamic study methods.

Day, Time & Venue

Days: Monday – Friday
Time: 8.30 am – 1.30 pm (Ends 12.30 pm on Fridays)
Venue: PKMS Building 218e Changi Rd #03-08 S 419737

Assessment

  • 80% of attendance is required to sit for examination
  • Assessment consists of participation, memorisation (40%) and tests (60%); together with overall assessments by teachers.

Teachers

At Rubat Singapura, each teacher has studied under esteemed scholars in Tarim, Yemen and is dedicated to contribute their knowledge. You can view the list of teachers teaching in Rubat Singapura here

Fees

Monthly Payment Plan

Registration Fee (One-time Payment) $80
Monthly Payment (x 24 months) $195¹
Deposit $500²

¹After $105 default subsidy
²Will be returned after completion of the program

Save $72/year

Yearly Payment Plan

Registration Fee (One-time Payment) $80
Yearly Payment (x 2 years) $2160¹
Deposit $250²

¹After $105 default subsidy, and additional $15 off per month
²Will be used to offset the remaining program fees on the second year of study i.e. only $1910 is payable in January on the second year of study 

Program Fees Before Subsidy: $300/month x 24 months

Progression Opportunities

Graduates who excel in their course of study may progress to full-time studies in Tarim* or in local institutions*.

Halaqah Asas Bahasa Arab 2 years

*Subject to acceptance by respective institutions

Entry Requirements

  1. Applicants should be 13 years of age or older.
  2. The desire to learn must come from the applicant himself/herself (ie. it is not due to the coercion of his parents or guardians).
  3. Basic proficiency in reading the Quran is required (those not fluent need to attend Quran class)
  4. Uphold qualities of discipline, punctuality, and good conduct.
  5. A deposit of $500 is required to serve as a guarantor of a 2-year commitment

Admission

Registration opens in the last quarter of the year for January intake.

Stay informed! Be notified when registrations are about to open.

Registration for the January 2024 intake closes on 30 November 2023, or once the class is full.

Placement Test
On the first day of class, there will be a placement test to assess your knowledge and skills to determine whether you should start in Year 1, or if you’re ready to advance directly to Year 2. This way, you’ll be in a class that matches your level.

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Male and female students share the same class but sit separately, with a partition dividing the seating arrangements.

Monthly Payment Plan

Registration Fee (One-time Payment) $80
Monthly Payment (x 24 months) $195¹
Deposit $500²

¹After $105 default subsidy
²Will be returned after completion of the program

Save $72/year

Yearly Payment Plan

Registration Fee (One-time Payment) $80
Yearly Payment (x 2 years) $2160¹
Deposit $250²

¹After $105 default subsidy, and additional $15 off per month
²Will be used to offset the remaining program fees on the second year of study i.e. only $1910 is payable in January on the second year of study