The Cannabis Industry
  • Course ID: CANN 210
  • Subject: Cannabis Studies

Learn How to Get Into The Weed Industry Today


This course will provide a general overview of cannabis, marijuana, hemp, cannabinoids, and effects on humans and animals. Topics will include, horticulture, seed genetics, cultivation, farming, and harvesting techniques of cannabis. Furthermore, the course discusses different processing and extraction methods for marijuana, and industrial hemp used for fiber and CBD. The course will cover product safety, regulations, compliance, legalities, and testing in farming, processing, and consumer-facing products. The current state of research, US and global impact, as well as professional opportunities of the cannabis industry will be discussed. Those who are looking into how to get into the "weed" industry, this course is great start.



Note: Our Cannabis Industry course is a great addition to degree programs that are already underway. Students may also take this course to complete a different degree program not affiliated with Doane University. Doane's Open Learning Courses are not a part of any degree program at Doane University. If you are interested in starting a degree program at Doane, please visit our website at www.doane.edu.

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Courses are completely online: lectures, discussion boards, and even group projects.

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Once courses begin, assignments are due each week.

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