Botanicals I (BOT231q) 3 credit hours

This course sets the theoretical foundation for herbal medicine therapies and covers materia medica and herbal therapeutics of well-woman herbs, herbs for infants and children, and lactation. Students will be able to identify key actions and constituents for a wide array of plants, as well as contraindications for the childbearing year. We highly recommend that you complete our Introduction to Healing Systems course before taking Botanicals I.