Course curriculum

  • 1

    Unit 1: Introduction to Christian Holistic Herbalism

  • 2

    Unit 2: Herbal Tastes and Classification

    • 4 - Herbal Properties - Bitters

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    • 5 - Herbal Properties - Sweet

    • 6 - Herbal Properties - Sour & Astringent Herbs

    • 7 - Herbal Properties - Salty

    • 8 - Herbal Properties - Pungent & Acrid Herbs

    • 9 - Herbal Actions Wrap-up

    • Herbal Action Short Answer Question

    • Herbal Taste System Project

    • Herbal Taste System Quiz

    • 10 - Doctrine of Signatures

    • Doctrine of Signatures Short Answer Question

  • 3

    Unit 3: Theology of Healing

    • 11 - Creation Theology - Part 1

    • Creation Theology Short Answer Question #1

    • 12 - Creation Theology - Part 2

    • Creation Theology Short Answer Question #2

    • 13 - Christian Anthropology - Part 1

    • Christian Anthropology Short Answer Question #1

    • 14 - Christian Anthropology - Part 2

    • Christian Anthropology Short Answer Question #2

    • Christian Anthropoly Quiz

    • 15 - Why We Suffer and the Problem of Pain - Part 1

    • 16 - Why We Suffer and the Problem of Pain - Part 2

    • Why We Suffer Quiz

    • Why We Suffer Short Answer Question

    • Theology Case Study

  • 4

    Unit 4: Organ Systems and Therapeutics

    • 17 - Tissue States - Part 1

    • 18 - Tissue States - Part 2

    • Tissue States Quiz

    • 19 - How the Body Works

    • 20 - Digestive Anatomy

    • 21 - Digestive Therapeutics

    • Digestive Health Quiz

    • 22 - Liver and Gallbladder Anatomy

    • 23 - Liver and Gallbladder Therapeutics

    • Liver and Gallbladder Quiz

    • 24 - Nervous System Anatomy

    • 25 - Nervous System Therapeutics - Part 1

    • 26 - Nervous System Therapeutics - Part 2

    • 27 - Nervous System Therapeutics - Part 3

    • Nervous System Quiz

    • 28 - Respiratory System Anatomy - Part 1

    • 29 - Respiratory System Anatomy - Part 2

    • 30 - Respiratory System Therapeutics - Part 1

    • 31 - Respiratory System Therapeutics - Part 2

    • 32 - Respiratory System Therapeutics - Part 3

    • Respiratory Quiz

    • Mid-Unit Project: Case Study

    • 33 - Cardiovascular System Anatomy - Part 1

    • 34 - Cardiovascular System Anatomy - Part 2

    • 35 - Cardiovascular System Therapeutics - Part 1

    • 36 - Cardiovascular System Therapeutics - Part 2

    • Cardiovascular Quiz

    • 37 - Musculoskeletal System Anatomy

    • 38 - Musculoskeletal System Therapeutics - Part 1

    • 39 - Musculoskeletal System THerapeutics - Part 2

    • Musculoskeletal Quiz

    • Writing an Herbal Monograph - #1

    • 40 - Integumentary System Anatomy

    • 41 - Integumentary System Therapeutics - Part 1

    • 42 - Integumentary System Therapeutics - Part 2

    • 43 - Skin Care Recipes

    • Integumentary Quiz

    • 44 - Renal System Anatomy

    • 45 - Renal System Therapeutics - Part 1

    • 46 - Renal System Therapeutics - Part 2

    • Renal Quiz

    • Writing an Herbal Monograph - #2

    • 47 - Terrain Theory

    • Germ Theory vs. Terrain Theory Essay

    • End Unit Project - Organ Systems

  • 5

    Unit 5: Lifestyle Therapy

    • 48 - Prayer as Therapy

    • Prayer as Therapy Essay

    • 49 - Therapeutic Mindfulness

    • Therapeutic Mindfulness Quiz

    • 50 - Watchfulness

    • Watchfulness Essay

  • 6

    Unit 6: Herbal History

    • 51 - Western Herbal History - Old World

    • 52 - Western Herbal History - New Wolrd

    • 53 - Christian Herbal History - Part 1

    • Gnosticism and Christianity Essay

    • 54 - Christian Herbal History - Part 2

    • Christian Healing and Medicine Essay

  • 7

    Unit 7: Safety and Formulation

    • 55 - Herbal Medicine Making - Part 1

    • Herbal Medicine Making Quiz #1

    • 56 - Herbal Medicine Making - Part 2

    • Herbal Medicine Making Quiz #2

    • 57 - Herbal Medicine Making - Part 3

    • Medicine Making Essay

    • 58 - Herbal Formulations, Administration, & Safety

    • Dosing Guidelines

    • Formulations Schema for Chronic and Acute Conditions

    • Medicine Making Vocabulary Review

    • Chemical Constituent Solubility Chart

    • Herbal Formulations Essay

    • Herbal Medicinal Preparations & Recipes

    • Writing an Herbal Monograph - #3

  • 8

    Unit 8: Becoming an Herbalist

    • 59 - Intake Interview

    • Intake Interview Project

    • 60 - Legal Issues and Practices

    • Legal Organization Survey Question

    • Writing an Herbal Monograph - #4

    • 61 - Now what?

    • Final Project

    • Exit Survey