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Herbal Medicine Courses - Subjects of Study

CarolAnn Bailey-Lloyd
 


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Find Herbal Medicine Courses in the United States and Canada. If you're one of many applicants interested in complementary therapies, then enrolling in a number of herbal medicine courses could be beneficial to you. Prospective students can now take herbal medicine courses in several forms; including correspondence learning, on-campus, or through holistic workshops and seminars.

Typically, herbal medicine courses teach students and prospective practitioners how to identify plants; which plants have medicinal properties and how to use herbal medicine as remedies for common ailments and health conditions.

In general, herbal medicine courses begin with an introduction to herbalism, both theoretical and practical; an introduction to anatomy and physiology, and life sciences. Participants in herbal medicine courses will study various topics including organic gardening, biochemistry and chemistry, ecology, homeostasis, nutrition and first aid remedies.

Depending on herbal medicine courses in which you enroll, some healing arts schools offer certification, where others may offer degree programs. In these more comprehensive herbal medicine courses, students may opt to pursue a bachelor in science degree that encompasses in-depth studies in herbal medicine, holistic health, and complementary medicine. Herbal medicine courses that are geared toward a degree will cover studies in disease prevention and health management through medicinal herbs; in addition to abovementioned instruction.

Individuals who successfully complete all required herbal medicine courses have an option to enter professional positions as herbal products representatives and manufacturers, researchers; herbal products retail manager, herbal cultivator, and entrepreneurial positions as herbalists and herbal practitioners.

If you (or someone you know) are interested in finding herbal medicine courses, let career training within fast-growing industries like massage therapy, cosmetology, acupuncture, oriental medicine, Reiki, and others get you started! Explore career school programs near you.

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Resource Box: CarolAnn Bailey-Lloyd - Freelance Writer and Web Consultant for HolisticJunction.com, in association with CollegeSurfing.com - Educational Resources for Herbal Medicine Courses , Herbal Schools , and other Healing Arts Schools.

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