The course introduces students to the basics of cosmological symbolism and applications developed in Western cultures and in current use. Beyond planets, houses, signs and aspects, 102 introduces students to natal patterns and points that clarify chart interpretation, such as: configurations, essential dignities, house systems, harmonics and declination. As well, minor bodies and sensitive points including the Moon’s Nodes, add detail to natal interpretation.


  1. A Course Overview
  2. Moon’s Phase, Planetary Sign strength and House Systems
  3. Harmonics: the foundation for major and minor aspects
  4. Planetary Configurations: traditional  and non-traditional patterns (out of sign and close aspect)
  5. Longitude versus Declination aspects
  6. Moon’s Nodes and other sensitive points
  7. Asteroids, Dwarf Bodies  and Fixed Stars