Description: This course is designed for students who have already completed Introduction to Ayurvedic Medicine at Nature Care. It is particularly suited to students wishing to deepen their understanding of Ayurvedic principles and their practical use in a contemporary setting. Students will receive a more detailed grounding in Ayurvedic physiology and will develop skills in Ayurvedic self-diagnosis using the pulse and the tongue. They will also be introduced to Ayurvedic self-healing approaches using food, massage, kitchen herbs, holistic detoxing and rejuvenation practices.
Self Directed Learning: Components of this unit require self directed study where students will perform research and or set tasks followed by reviews promoting learning, engagement, debate and group discussion.
Assessment (indicative only): This unit of study is assessed via class participation, student presentations in class, and a written assignment.
Pre-requisites: Introduction to Ayurvedic Medicine