IHS 100

Principles & Practices of Integrative Health Online

Overview

Note: This course code for this course was formerly CAM 100. 

IHS 100 introduces students to the diverse field of integrative health. Students will explore the principles of aromatherapy, holistic nutrition, herbal medicine, and other wellness modalities. Students will critically evaluate the history, scientific evidence base, efficacy, and safety of each modality and learn to integrate modalities to support health and well-being.

 

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Highlights

Gain an overview of integrative health

Explore aromatherapy, herbal medicine, nutrition and more!

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify integrative health modalities

  • Describe the history and principles of aromatherapy, holistic nutrition, herbal medicine, and other integrative health modalities

  • Critically evaluate the scientific evidence base, efficacy, and safety of the modalities studied, including aromatherapy, holistic nutrition, herbal medicine, and other wellness modalities

  • Explore the use of aromatherapy, holistic nutrition, herbal medicine, and other complementary medicine modalities

More details

Required Course Pack:

  • IHS 100 Practical Lab Kit – This kit includes the following supplies:
    • Lavender EO 5 ml Organic Lavandula angustifolia
    • Rosemary EO 5 ml Organic Rosmarinus officinalis
    • Peppermint EO 5 ml Organic Mentha piperita
    • Plantain 1 oz Plantago major
    • Basil Leaf 1 oz Organic Ocimum basilicum
    • Oatstraw 1 oz Organic Avena sativa
    • Press-N-Brew tea bags 40 per pack
  • Online Materials and Library Resources (OMLR)

Required Textbooks:

Please note: There are no separate textbooks required for this course; all required reading for this course is located in the online classroom.

Total Course Price:

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Last updated 9/1/21

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Admissions Requirements:

Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency and recommendation for admission by the ACHS Admissions Committee.

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