Intro to the Art and Science of Botanical Medicine
Students spend time learning about identifying, growing, processing and safely using plants for life enrichment and health promotion. Hands on activities such as product safety and quality assessment, plant identification and processing of raw herbal materials. Hands on activities are paired with lectures focused on a survey of botanicals traditions of the world, historical and current uses of herbs and the introduction to the principles of human physiology and phytochemistry.
Textbook: Body into Balance, by Maria Noel Groves
ISBN # 978-1-61212-535-0