Curriculum Summary

Ayurvedic Wellness Educator Curriculum Summary

SCU Ayurvedic program is based on the guidelines of the World Health Organization Benchmarks for training in traditional/complementary and alternative medicine: benchmarks for training in Ayurveda.

During this one year program, students will learn basic principles of Ayurveda, Sanskrit, Ayurvedic history, Ayurvedic preventive science, yoga, Ayurvedic nutrition, Ayurvedic pathology, Ayurvedic herbology and pharmaceutics/home remedies, Ayurvedic detoxification methods and bodywork, Ayurvedic rejuvenation, and an introduction to Ayurvedic healing. Students also will receive a supervised clerkship in the SCU Health System.


Program Learning Outcomes - 600 hrs.

Course Listing and Descriptions

AY 1000 Basic Principles
AY 1500 Sanskrit
AY 1600 Ayurvedic History
AY 1700 Ayurvedic Preventative Science
AY 1800 Nutrition
AY 1100 Ayurvedic Pathology I
AY 1200 Ayurvedic Herbology and Pharmaceutics I
AY 1300 Ayurvedic Rejuvenation I
AY 1400 Ayurvedic Detoxification Methods/Body work
AY 1900 Introduction to Ayurvedic Healing
AYCLNI1 Ayurveda Clinic 1
AYYOG1 Yoga1

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