The Wheel Of The Year

The Wheel of the Year

Course Tutor: Wort Moon

Number of Lessons: 12

Level: Suitable for beginners and beyond.

Prerequisites: none

Cost: £12 unlimited access

Course details:

The Wheel of the Year is an annual cycle of 8 seasonal festivals, observed by many modern Pagans, consisting of the year's chief solar events and the midpoints between them. This course explore the origins and development of the Wheel and the history, traditions, names, dates and ritual themes related to each festival.  This course acts as a great base for starting a deeper exploration of each spoke of the Wheel. 

By the end of this course, students will:

Course Modules:

Lesson 1 - Introducing the Wheel

Lesson 2 - The Origins of the Wheel

Lesson 3 - Names & Dates

Lesson 4 - Samhain

Lesson 5 - Yule

Lesson 6 - Imbolc

Lesson 7 - Spring Equinox

Lesson 8 - Beltane

Lesson 9 - Midsummer

Lesson 10 - Lughnasadh

Lesson 11 - Autumn Equinox

Lesson 12 - Living The Wheel

Course requirements & additional resources:

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Text books and additional materials are not required for this course. Links to additional resources and recommended book titles have been provided but are not essential for completion. 


Assessment & Accreditation

This course has been graded as having a 'light' coursework load. There are also a couple of short surveys to complete in order to help us improve future courses.

The Enchanted Moon Academy is a service provided by the Wytch Moon Tradition as part of their commitment to helping others access quality information and training on magical and Craft related matters. See our 'Path Training' page for more information with regards to coven based training. Completion of this course counts as 1 credit towards The Path of Earth and The Path of Air - 'Sage',  'Celebrant' & 'Mage' Streams.