Course Description

Outline: Chart shapings; the four angles and twelve houses; the issue of house division; house rulership and the chart ruler; decans and degrees; finding aspects; major and minor aspects; the Void Moon; retrogradation; introducing the Nodes.

This course is available to view immediately. You'll have access to past Q&As in your Extras folder.

Upcoming Live Q&A Dates

(all 7pm UK time; recorded; send in questions if unable to attend live):

  • Sunday 5 April 2020
  • Sunday 10 May 2020
  • Sunday 28 June 2020
  • Sunday 2 August 2020
  • Sunday 20 September 2020
  • Sunday 15 November 2020
  • Sunday 6 December 2020
  • Sunday 31 January 2021
  • Sunday 7 March 2021
  • Sunday 4 April 2021
  • Sunday 2 May 2021
  • Sunday 13 June 2021
  • Sunday 18 July 2021
  • Sunday 19 September 2021
  • Sunday 17 October 2021
  • Sunday 21 November 2021
  • Sunday 12 December 2021

Tutors: Frank Clifford, with additional videos from Kim Farley.

Ideal if you are: a beginner with knowledge of Course 101; wanting to revise the basics or fill in the gaps; self-taught or have been reading about astrology for years but want to broaden/ground your knowledge and receive help filling in the gaps.

What’s included: Approximately 18 hours of pre-recorded videos (with tutor and presentation) available for a year and your pick of any/all 75 minute live (and recorded) Q&A sessions on Sunday evenings (UK time). You’ll receive articles to read (and a recommended reading list) and optional homework (allow a couple of hours for reading each week and a couple of hours to do the assignments).

Required course texts: The Contemporary Astrologer’s Handbook by Sue Tompkins (Flare 2007) and The Twelve Houses by Howard Sasportas (Flare 2006) – both available for purchase online or as ebooks.

Total Price: £255 (approx. US$312, €285, Can$415, AU$465, Turkish Lira 1820)

Technical Details: Available to view online with any device using an internet connection; videos are not available for download but the presentations and additional reading will be to download/printout.

Need any additional information?

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Phone: +44 (0) 208 402 7772 (office hours, M–F, 10am to 5pm UK time)

Frank welcomes you to the LSA Foundation course. 

Your Course Instructors

Frank Clifford

Senior Tutor

Frank Clifford has written a dozen books on astrology and palmistry, guest edited 'The Mountain Astrologer' numerous times, and since 2001 has given over 1500 talks, lectures and seminars in over a dozen countries.

Kim Farley

Senior Tutor

Kim Farley has introduced astrology to a generation of astrologers since she began teaching in the late 1980s. Her 'Mind Maps' mini-book is a popular reference work for astrology students around the world.

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