Heartwood Foundation Course

Aspect Detail
Start date Every 6 months, in March and September. The next course starts on September 21st, 2018.
Duration One year
Entry criteria Open to all
Enrolment To register your interest please visit https://heartwood- uk.net/home/fc/step1 and fill in the online form.
Number of Units 12
Study hours 120
Assessment methods 12 monthly quizzes, the last of which reviews understanding of all 12 Units. Students are also expected to complete a variety of additional online tasks, including the creation of a herbal monograph and making contributions to a botanical glossary.
Completion criteria Completion of all quizzes with 80% average across all quizzes (10 attempts allowed, highest scores logged), plus participation in 10 out of 12 live monthly webinars.
Price per Unit (course consists of 12 Units) £30
Discounted price (when whole course purchased in advance) Assessed pathway: £300
Award Certificate of Completion and online badges.
Opportunities for further study Learners who successfully complete all tasks, quizzes and assignments will be able to apply for a place on the Professional Course. Applicants for the Professional Course will normally have 4 GCSE passes at Grade A-C, or equivalent, but each application is considered on an individual basis.