Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-090-130 059287 Herbs & Health
Outline of Instruction
|10-090-130 HERBS & HEALTH... explore various herbs; their unique properties, role in history, medicine, food and other traditional uses. Examine growing practices, harvest, and preservation. Make organic preparations; i.e., tea, infusions, tinctures, and salves.|
Prior Learning Assessments
Appraise herbal history including Chinese & Ayurvedic medicine.
Examine the science behind herbal effects.
Identify major herbs in this region
Characterize necessary herbal growing conditions.
Gather, harvest & store various locally grown herbs
Use appropriate part of herb (flower, leaf, stem, root) to accomplish a goal.
Make a variety of herbal health products.
Explore culinary uses of herbs.