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Chinese Materia Medica III

Building on CBOT331 Chinese Materia Medica I, this course continues to explore the most common and widely used herbs, including their Latin, English and Chinese names and their physical, energetic and therapeutic properties according to Eastern philosophies. In addition, students learn to identify dried herbs and avoid common complications and negative interactions.

Chinese Materia Medica II

Building on CBOT331 Chinese Materia Medica I, this course continues to explore the most common and widely used herbs, including their Latin, English and Chinese names and their physical, energetic and therapeutic properties according to Eastern philosophies. In addition, students learn to identify dried herbs and avoid common complications and negative interactions.

TCM Professional Practice

This course builds on material covered in PD306 Acupuncture Professional Practice with the addition of professional practice topics essential to safely and effectively running a herbal dispensary and prescribing TCM herbs.

Acupuncture Professional Practice

This course explores the essentials of running a safe and successful acupuncture practice. Topics include mitigating risks to patients, colleagues and staff, ensuring that all equipment is safe and functional, and the exploration of practitioner self-care.

TCM Clinical Independent Practice

Acupuncture Elective

Clinical Independent Practice

Clinical Supervised Practice: Community Clinic

Clinical Observation

Nutrition Elective