• Length:
    4 Weeks
  • Effort:
    5–10 hours per week
  • Price:

    FREE
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  • Level:
    Introductory
  • Language:
    English
  • Video Transcript:
    English

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About this course

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This course will provide a comprehensive overview of cannabis and its applications and uses. Students will gain an understanding of various cannabis strains in addition to the differences and similarities between marijuana and hemp. Professions and emerging jobs in the cannabis industry will be covered in this course as well as the future outlook of the cannabis industry.

What you'll learn

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  • Cannabis history
  • Cannabis industry
  • Cannabis applications
  • Differences between Marijuana and Hemp
  • Major/minor cannabinoids
  • Terpenes and other phyto-compounds in cannabis
  • Cannabis benefits for humans
  • Medicinal, recreational, and industrial cannabis
  • Professions in the cannabis industry
  • Cannabis consumer products and global outlook

Meet your instructors

Jazmin Oliver
Scientist-Research and Development Chemist
Cannabis Science Consultants, LLC
Amanda McKinney, MD, FACLM
Associate Dean of Health Sciences & Executive Director of the Institute of Human & Planetary Health
Doane University
Andrea Holmes, PhD
Professor of Chemistry
Doane University

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