The Hercules School offers 4 years of astrology studies covering the 4 basic core areas of astrological studies: General overview of Astrology, Natal chart interpretation, Forecasting Skills, Synastry and relationships and a number of others. There is an emphasis on both classical and esoteric astrology.
Students have one written exam every single year. Additionally they write a 15 page thesis in both the 2nd and 3rd year. With regard to the former they choose freely between 7 elective courses, each requiring approximately 40 hours of study.
In both the 2nd 3rd and 4th year consultation work is mandatory. School offers 7 weekend seminars each year, and 5 during the 4th year. In between each seminar students meet and work with assigned material. This work is supervised by the teachers. The work load in terms of hours is evenly distributed between the topics.