This course explores a range of topics regarding the Qur’an with discussions on the miracle of the Qur’an (i’jaz al-Qur’an), aborgation (naskh), causes of revelation (asbab al-nuzul), history and preservation of the Qur’an and the science of tafsir among other informative discussions. Tailed for the average Muslism, this course will provide keen insight to all those wishing to begin a journey towards understanding the message of the Qur’an.

The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and give him peace) made the following beautiful du’a:

“ O Allah…. Make the Qur’an the spring of my heart, the light of my breast, the remover of my sorrows, the eliminator of my worries.” (Musnad Ahmad)

By taking this course you can develop a strong relationship with the Qur'an by fully understanding its introductory concepts. Use this knowledge to guide you in your study of the Book of Allah! 

Course Curriculum

    1. QUR101-Required-Reading-Ettiquette-in-Handling-the-Quran

    2. QUR101-General-Handout-Course-Inspiration

    3. QUR101-Glossary-of-Terms

    4. QUR101-Recommended-Reading-Virtues-of-the-Quran

    1. Introduction & Wahy

    2. Lesson 1 Quiz

    1. History of Revelation

    2. Lesson 2 Quiz

    1. Abrogation in the Qur'an

    2. Lesson 3 Quiz

    1. Preservation in the Qur'an

    2. Lesson 4 Quiz

    1. Compilation & Preservation of the Qur'an

    2. Lesson 5 Quiz

About this course

  • 10.5 hours of video content
  • Certificate upon completion
  • Part of Islamic Essentials Certificate Program

What will you learn in this course?

This course aims to provide the student with the following outcomes:

  • Develop an enhanced and enriched relationship with the Qur’an by gaining an understanding of the fundamental concepts of the Qur’an

  • Learn how to embark upon a journey towards comprehensively studying the Book of Allah from beginning to end under authentic scholarship

  • Learn how to apply what you learn and let the Qur’an be your guide!

  • Self-Paced Online Courses

    You no longer need to travel long distances for classes. Our flexible courses work around your schedule.

  • Authentic Islamic Scholars

    Our courses are taught by qualified Islamic scholars. All of them are experts in their respective fields.

  • Progress Tracking

    Set goals and monitor your progress through our dashboard. We track your accomplishments for you!


Ustad Muhammad Hamood

Course Instructor

Muhammad Hamood formally studied the Islamic sciences in Pakistan where he completed the Darse Nizami curriculum graduating at the top of his class with a degree and formal authorization (ijazahs) in the six major books of Hadith from his teachers. Among the subjects he studied include the Arabic language, Hanafi fiqh, Usul al-Fiqh, Tafsir, Hadith, Usul al-Hadith, Mantiq, Aqidah and Usul al-Ifta. Currently, he teaches subjects in the Alim program at Al Khalil Academy in Toronto. His online courses on Tafsir, Hadith, Ulum al-Qur'an and Fiqh can be found at Rayyan Courses. He presently resides in the Greater Toronto Area with his wife and children.