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, Anatomy, Physiology, 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 - 720 hrs.

Course Listing and Descriptions

AY1000 Basic Principles of Ayurveda I
AY1500 Sanskrit
AY1600 Ayurveda History
AY1700 Ayurvedic Preventive Science I
AY1800 Ayurvedic Nutrition
AY1100 Ayurvedic Pathology I
AY1200 Ayurvedic Herbology & Pharmaceutics I
AY1300 Ayurvedic Rejuvenation I
AY1400 Ayurvedic Detoxification/Bodyworks I
AY1900 Introduction to Ayurvedic Healing
AYYOG Yoga I
CLIN1A Ayurveda Clerkship 1A
CLIN1B Ayurveda Clerkship 1B
AYAP1001 Anatomy & Physiology I
AYAP1002 Anatomy & Physiology II

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