Complete Ilm Program at Al Siraat starting 2020

20 January 2020
Complete Ilm Program at Al Siraat starting 2020

After receiving many requests over the years from parents and students, we are privileged to announce the commencement of an Ilm Program at Al Siraat College, starting in Term 1 of 2020.

This program will provide Al Siraat students an opportunity to study the traditional Islamic sciences at an advanced level and graduate as Islamic scholars.

Kindly review the information provided below. If you are interested in this program and feel that your child meets the admission criteria, please attend the information session next week. You will have a chance to ask questions and take a form to register your interest.


Time Commitment

  • Part-time (with mainstream subjects) from Year 7 to Year 12, one year full-time thereafter


  • 7:15am-8:15am Monday to Friday, plus all Arabic, Qurʾān and Islamic Studies periods
  • 7:30am – 10:30am Saturday
  • Holiday Classes

Key Subjects

  • Classical Arabic: Syntax (naḥw), grammar, morphology, inflection (ṣarf), literature (adab), phraseology (inshāʾ), eloquence (balāgha)
  • Aqīda (Creed, belief system)
  • Hadith: (all major compilations)
  • Hadith Sciences Uṣūl al-ḥadīth
  • Tafsīr: (Translation and Tafsīr of the whole Qurʾān)
  • Principles of Tafsīr (Uṣūl al-tafsīr)
  • Fiqh
  • Principles of Fiqh (Uṣūl al-fiqh)

Admission Criteria

Boys and Girls in Years 7 – 9 who meet admission standards in:

  • Academics (A and B grades),
  • Qurʾān (memorization of Juzʾ 30 with good tajwīd and fluent recitation),
  • Arabic (high achievement in previous Arabic level)
  • Behaviour (previous records will be assessed)


This program will incur an additional cost aside from the school fees


  • Thursday, 5 December from 2.30pm until 3.30pm
  • Saturday, 7 December from 9am until 10am
  • To be held in the TEAMS building
  • Expressions of interest will be handed out to parents at the information sessions

Related publications

  • Mufti Aasim Rashid Islamic Education & Programs Phone 03 9407 7000 Email Mufti Aasim Mufti Aasim Rashid