The course was written by and is taught by Joel Robbins, D.C., N.D., president, based on his 40 years in natural health practice, extensive post-graduate reading, courses, and seminars he has ingested.
The course incorporates online video lectures by Dr. Joel Robbins. His down to earth teaching method is not just informative, but practical for application by the graduate once in practice.
The course text, approximately 1,000 pages, authored by Dr. Robbins, from which the course is taught, must be comprehended by the student. Outside reading is assigned and book reports completed. Exams over the course material are administered throughout the course.
A choice of either a thesis or a project is also required by the student in order to qualify for the N.D. diploma granted by the College of Natural Health.
The recorded video lectures, text and assignments, including reading assignments and exams will be emailed to the student. Enrolled and accepted students can download the lectures upon demand.
LENGTH OF COURSE
The course is self-paced. On average, the course can be completed between 18 and 24 months.
All tests are open book, which are to be completed before the beginning of each lecture. At the beginning of each lecture, Dr. Robbins will go over the test answers. The student is required to follow along and make notes and/or corrections on his/her test as needed. Completed tests are to be submitted via email.