Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine 1

Course Code: TCM 100

Academic Year: 2017-2018

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a comprehensive body of knowledge that has evolved over thousands of years. Basic Theory of TCM 1 provides opportunity for students to explore the history and theoretical framework and the holistic model of the practice. Students will learn the core TCM theories, including Yin/Yang theory, five elements theory; meridian theory and TCM organs theory. Through lectures, case analysis and classroom presentations, students will learn how to apply these principles in recognizing the normal structure and function of the body, and their significance in clinical practice.