In this course you will learn the energetic underpinnings of the signs. The elements, modalities and polarities combine to give us a rich understanding of sign dynamics.
- Week 1: The Elements and Modalities
- Week 2: Sign Polarities
- Week 3: Ruminations on Alchemical Fire, Earth, Air and Water
- Week 4: The Sun and Moon in the Elements
This bedrock class sets up a deeper understanding of all chart features, including the study of aspects, the four angles, and so much more. Students at all levels of experience have given us positive feedback about this course. Even if you’ve studied this subject in the past, it’s worth another look. Includes additional lecture on the Sun and Moon as a prelude to our study of the planets.
Instructors: Karen Hamaker-Zondag and Tony Howard with additional lectures by Demetra George and Safron Rossi
Required texts: The Contemporary Astrologer’s Handbook by Sue Tompkins; Astrology, Psychology and the Four Elements by Stephen Arroyo
Optional Texts: Earth and Air and Fire and Water by Darby Costello; Horoscope Symbols by Robert Hand; Psychological Astrology by Karen Hamaker-Zondag
$295 (audit) / $350 (certification-track**)
*Pre-recorded and available for instant access. You may register and start this course and get started today. You will have access to a discussion area to ask questions as you move through the course.
**Certification-track students will receive feedback on homework and an exam review. Audit students receive the same study materials and videos but do not receive personal feedback on their work.
Level: Perfect for beginners and those looking to review the basics in a structured learning environment. Experienced students looking to apply this course towards our four-year program have the option to test out of this course.
This course counts towards our four-year program diploma.