Holm Astrology


BEGINNER'S COURSE




Holm Astrology's Beginner's Course consists of nine lessons. 


All classes are $25.00 each.  You can purchase the full course through our webstore or etransfer at a discounted cost of $200.00.






CLASS ONE, September 10, 2018


What is Astrology?

This segment will be a definition of the study of Astrology. It will discuss the influence of modern astrology on the masses as well as some of the history behind older forms of astrology. Is Astrology a superstition? Does it have any validity? What is the purpose for using astrology and what are its effects.

We will touch on the influence of the Moon and how it effects the tides as well as the emotions of people. We will touch on the differences between Mundane astrology, Natal astrology and Horary astrology. Our focus in the Holm Astrology Level One Course will be Natal astrology (the study of personal horoscopes).



What is a horoscope?

In this segment we will define how a horoscope is calculated. We will also touch briefly on the different types of astrology charts (solar charts, natal charts, progressed chart and composite charts); We will follow up with questions.



The wheel and how it is formulated (house systems)

In this section we will discuss the circular chart. How it is formulated (Ascendant positioning and Midheaven positioning)? We will touch on houses and what they mean (each house will be discussed in depth in class four). We will also touch on different house systems and finding one that suits you. We will also discuss how the midheaven and ascendant will be found in each house system. Questions.



The planets and signs and their symbols

We will be discussing the Planets and their symbols (the planets will be discussed in detail in class three). It is important to be able to identify the planets by their symbols as this is a quick reference which is used by most Astrology sites. Questions.



CLASS TWO, September 24, 2018


The Signs and Rulers (including dual rulership)

In this segment we will discuss each sign and its characteristics in detail. We will also discuss the planets that ruler each sign as well as dual rulership, as some of the signs are co-ruled by another planet. At the end of this segment we will answer any questions regarding signs and rulers.


Elements and qualities

In this segment, we will speak about the elements (fire, earth, air and water) and the signs that are ruled by each element. We then will discuss the qualities (cardinal, fixed and mutable) which signs they rule and which houses are ruled by these qualities. At the end of this segment we will answer any questions.



CLASS THREE, October 1, 2018


The Planets

In our third class, we will be discussing the planets in detail and how they affect the horoscope. Each planet has a specific energy and depending on which houses they are found in (houses will be discussed in class four) and sign position, they can affect our lives in very profound ways. We will also highlight the planets by their signs. This will be follows by a short question period.


Nodes of the Moon

There is a North and South node placement in all charts. We will speak in terms of what the nodes represent within the framework of a chart. At the end of this segment we will answer any questions.



CLASS FOUR, October 15, 2018


The Houses

In our fourth class, we will look in depth at the meanings associated with each of the 12 houses. Houses are very significant and speak in terms of areas of life involvement. Planets, houses and aspects (class 5) are the key ingredients that translate the natal chart.


Dual Signs Houses

We will touch on dual signs within houses as a house can have two signs within its borders.


House division by element

Each house has an element that it is ruled by. We will touch on this.


House division by quality

Each house has a division by quality and we will discuss this section as well. Then at the end of the class we will answer questions.



CLASS FIVE, October 29, 2018


Houses and Cusps

In our fifth class, we will look in depth at the meanings associated with each of the 12 houses. Houses are very significant and speak in terms of areas of life involvement.


Planets, houses and aspects (class 6) are the key ingredients that translate the natal chart.


Dual Signs Houses

We will touch on dual signs within houses as a house can have two signs within its borders.


House division by element

Each house has an element that it is ruled by. We will touch on this.


House division by quality

Each house has a division by quality and we will discuss this section as well.


Then at the end of the class we will answer questions.




CLASS SIX, November 12, 2018


Extensions within the Horoscope

There is so much more to a horoscope than the Sun sign. We will look at why one Pisces Sun individual is so different from the next Pisces Sun individual, for example.


The Ascendant, Midheaven, Imum Coeili and the Descendant

We will look at the importance of each of these angular cusps in the Astrology chart.


House Cusps

We will discuss the importance of all house cusps in the Astrology chart




CLASS SEVEN, November 26, 2018


Table of aspects

There are two types of aspects, major aspects and minor aspects. We will discuss what these aspect are. We will be discussing the angles between planets by degree, (this defines aspects) and the orbs of influence and how that intensifies planetary links or mitigates their influence.


Understanding the general meanings of aspects

We will also discuss the meanings of all the aspects not from planet to planet, as this would be impossible to cover. We will define what each aspect means. This will be followed by a question period.



CLASS EIGHT, December 3, 2018


Delineating a chart

There are multiple aspects and planetary links within a chart, we will be defining the most significant means to take when deciphering a chart. We will review on where you should be and also where to draw the line. We will talk about the most compelling aspects and chart definitions that should first be allocated and defined. After this segment we will have a discussion answering any questions that may be applicable.


Exam

You will be provided with an exam to take home. The exam will be a chart of an unnamed person which you will have to delineate base on what you have learned over the course.



CLASS NINE, December 17, 2018


Exam Review

The exam chart will be reviewed in class in its entirety as a group discussion.


The exams will be collected after the class so that I can take them home for a comprehensive review and provide comments for your own understanding.


My comments will be provided to you by email along with your certificate if you have completed the course.