Winter 2012 quarter
- Marja Eloheimo ethnobotany, environmental and cultural anthropology, plant studies
- Fields of Study
- botany, cultural studies, environmental studies and health
- Preparatory for studies or careers in
- botany and botanical medicine, education, environmental studies, cultural studies, health-related fields
- In this 6-credit course, students will gain an introduction to medicinal plants with a focus on plant identification and morphology (botany), medicinal concepts and practices (botanical medicine), botanical art, and working with plants in the Longhouse Ethnobotanical Garden. Students will also explore selected topics such as cultural approaches to herbalism, experience/research, medicine making, body systems, seasonal health, and ethnobotanical garden care. Activities include lectures, workshops, reading, seminar, and projects. This course is appropriate for students with interests in botany, environmental studies, health, cultural studies and botanical medicine.
- Advertised Schedule
- 9:30a-5:30p Sat, 9:30a-12:30p Sun. First class meets Sun, Jan. 15. (Jan.15, 21-22, Feb. 4-5, 18-19, Mar. 3-4, 10) Plus three on-line classes variable times during weekends of Jan. 28-29, Feb. 11-12, 25-26.
- Online Learning
- Hybrid Online Learning < 25% Delivered Online
- Greener Store
- Required Fees
- $35 for workshop supplies
- Offered During
|November 18th, 2011||Major change to class schedule|