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Beginner Level

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Approx. 17 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Learn about the basic pharmacology of cannabis and how cannabinoids effect the body.

  • Learn about the history of cannabis cultivation and legality.

  • Learn about the barriers and approaches to cannabis research.

  • Learn about the epidemiological data on cannabis use in terms of cognition, education, and behavior.

Skills you will gain

Legality of cannabisCBD and THCPublic HealthPharmacologyHistory of cannabis

Learner Career Outcomes

14%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

No background required.

Approx. 17 hours to complete
English

Offered by

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University of Colorado Boulder

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Introduction to Course and to Cannabis

4 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 127 min), 10 readings
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

History of Cannabis

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 97 min), 11 readings, 1 quiz
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Barriers to Research and How to Evaluate Research

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 81 min), 8 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

Risks Associated with Cannabis Use

5 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 99 min), 11 readings, 1 quiz

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