PSM-1: Forecasting: Pinpointing Major Themes

Prerequisites: Students must have completed the Natal Studies Module. Due to the amount of homework in this class it is recommended that you take this class alone and not add a second one.

A 9-week survey course of various forecasting methods, including some of the mathematical calculations involved for progressing a natal chart, covering ancient Hellenistic techniques to modern times, including classical and modern solar returns.

Classes are held weekly.

Class Meeting 1: Profections

Class Meeting 2: Firdaria/Zodiacal Releasing

Class Meeting 3: Classic Solar Returns

Class Meeting 4: Modern Solar Returns

Class Meeting 5: The Mathematics Behind Secondary Progressions

Class Meeting 6: Midterm Exam

Class Meeting 7: Understanding Secondary Progressions

Class Meeting 8: Using Planetary Cycles for Understanding Life Phases

Class Meeting 9: Final Exam


Required materials:

The following required materials are available through the IAA online shopping areas:


* Registration for the currently running class is now closed. It will re-open for the next semester shortly. *