Western herbal medicine for the musculoskeletal, nervous, reproductive and endocrine systems and ophthalmologic and behaviour disorders are covered through examination of both traditional and evidence based Materia Medica. The Materia Medica covers the actions, indications, constituents and contraindications of herbs, enables the student to develop a working comprehension of the herbs in relation to the different body systems, and to become both competent and confident in the use of these herbs for a wide variety of disease states.