Chart calculation can pretty daunting. This course helps make it easier.
There is a trade-off in having the benefit of computers to calculate an astrological chart. Chart Calculation gives students a deeper understanding of how the chart relates to the movements of the earth and sky, which aids chart interpretation.
Instructor: Enid Newberg
Guided Independent Study course - up to six months for completion
The first portion of this course covers the process of calculating a natal chart. Students will learn to calculate charts from time zones around the world, as well as in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres. The second portion of the course adds additional calculation techniques, including the lots.
The course is organized for independent self-study and with three meetings during the term for students to directly ask questions. Students can also request 1-hour of private tutoring.
Required text found under the self-paced section of https://keplercollege.org/index.php/required-books-for-courses
Use this course if you intend to take the organizational exams. complete the Professional Diploma or simply want to know more about how a chart is actually calculated. You may find it helpful to complete E400 Astronomy for Astrologers before taking this course.
Enid Newberg earned a BA from the Evergreen State College and an MA from Antioch University in Whole Systems Design. She first joined Kepler College as a board member in 1993, and was president when the college first opened in 2000 through the end of 2001. In November 2004, she rejoined the administration and was President from 2006 until 2019. She is still a member of the Board of Trustees and teaches a variety of astrological classes.
Enid discovered astrology in the 1970's when she went with friends to listen to a lecture by Dane Rudhyar. From that point on she was hooked. She particularly enjoys introducing students to the dynamic aliveness of an astrological chart. She is also fascinated by astrology's history and philosophy as well as its intersection with magic, culture and spirituality.