Chart rectification can be challenging and different astrologers have advocated different methods. In the final class of the certificate, Moving the Chart in Time (W112), students have a chance to test different methods. Corinna Hurst, a student from the Certificate program, has volunteered to share her Week 6 assignment. Corinna started studying at Kepler in the fall of 2010, starting at the beginning with W101 Introduction to Astrological Symbolism and Practice.
Week 6 assignment for W112 Rectification class taught by Carol Tebbs (Fall term 2012-2013)
Primary Instructor: J. Lee Lehman, PhD
This certificate covers different areas of classical astrology, including Horary, and Medical.
Horary Astrology is the art of answering questions, is a basic skill that all consulting astrologers can use to answer specific questions that the natal chart cannot address.
Medical astrology ranges from the astrology of a healthy lifestyle, to examining the chart for a medical event, to picking surgery times.
Mundane astrology is a more global astrology, working with geopolitics, nations and history in the making.
The primary instructor is Georgia Stathis.
This certificate is designed to provide students with a basic foundation in issues and techniques related to business, real estate, debt and other financial concerns in order to better serve yourself and your astrological clients.
WF211 and WF212 may be taken in any order.
Primary Instructor: Karen McCauley. Guests have included Claudia Dikinis, Bob Glasscock and Donna Van Toen.
This certificate explores basic counseling issues and locates various relationships in the natal chart, introduces chart comparison and other modern Western approaches to interpretation of relationships.
WR201 is required for the diploma. WR202 and WR203 are optional and may be taken in any order. WR204 is recommended for students intending to see clients
This certificate series provides a solid grounding in the symbolism of Western natal astrology, how the symbolism has evolved over time, how to synthesize and apply that knowledge to delineate a natal chart, and an awareness of the ethical issues involved. By the end of this certificate, students will have gained an understanding of how different philosophies and techniques developed within the Western astrological tradition; will be knowledgeable about some of the controversies that surround different methods, and will have had constant practice in applying what they have learned to chart interpretation.