Course Description

This course now comprises all pre-recorded videos and exclusive access to our live Zoom classes and London live classes. See below for dates and details.

Outline: Introducing the horoscope wheel; data; learning the glyphs; sign divisions (elements and modes); introducing the Big Three (Sun, Moon, ASC); exploring the zodiac signs; the luminaries (Sun and Moon) and the lunation cycle; introducing Mercury to Pluto. Plus over a dozen articles.

This course is available to view online immediately. You'll also be given access to various articles/handouts (which can be downloaded) and an Extras folder with past Q&As along with videos about exams, assignments and software.

Ideal if you are: a beginner; 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 22 hours of pre-recorded videos (with tutor and presentation) and six 2-hour live weeknight classes (or another option of three Saturday seminars live in London) each term. 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).

Total Price: £265

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?

Email us: support@londonschoolofastrology.com

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

Online Live Tutorial Dates for 101 (6 Wednesdays online 7–9.20pm UK, time)

Here are the current 2021 dates and times. If you have questions about Zoom, please email or call us. Students are invited to participate but there is no requirement that you have your camera or microphone on. If you start at another point in the year, you'll find these classes as recordings in your folder. Send in questions if unable to attend live. Aside from watching the pre-recorded classes and weeknight classes live (and recorded) on Zoom, there is a third option of attending the classes on Saturdays live in London Euston (173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ). See below for dates and details.

  • 27 Oct: Introduction to astrology; the Big Three (Sun, Moon, Ascendant)

  • 3 Nov: Working with your Elements and Modes (imbalances, lacks and preponderances)

  • 10 Nov: Exploring the zodiac signs

  • 17 Nov: Getting a grip on the meanings of the inner planets (Sun to Mars)

  • 24 Nov: Working with the social and outer planets (Jupiter to Pluto)

  • 1 Dec: Chart exploration and practice

London Live Tutorial Dates for 101 ( 3 Saturdays, 11am–4.30pm UK time)

Aside from watching the pre-recorded classes and weeknight classes live (and recorded) on Zoom, there is a third option of attending the classes on Saturdays live in London Euston (173 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ). These repeat the weeknight tutorial topics – two weeknight classes are repeated on one Saturday.

  • Sat 30 Oct: Introduction to astrology; the Big Three (Sun, Moon, Ascendant); working with your Elements and Modes (imbalances, lacks and preponderances)

  • Sat 13 Nov: Exploring the zodiac signs; getting a grip on the meanings of the inner planets (Sun to Mars)

  • Sat 27 Nov: Working with the social and outer planets (Jupiter to Pluto); chart exploration and practice

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 2000 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.

Richard Swatton

Senior Tutor

Richard Swatton is a highly experienced astrologer and psychotherapist based in Bristol, UK, who began studying traditional, horary and occult approaches to astrology in 1976. His book, 'The Horary Process', is due to be published in 2021.

Course Books

You'll receive PDFs of booklets, handouts and articles to view/download but here's the book(s) we recommend for this course

  • The Contemporary Astrologer’s Handbook by Sue Tompkins (Flare 2007) – paperback or ebook