Training Course: Introduction Language and to Traditional Chinese Medicine
General Objectives of the Courseproviding basic Chinese vocabulary (chosen topics; for daily usage); advanced vocabulary of science and medicine; basic knowledge of traditional medicine.
Applicants must be aged 16 years or over.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Mode of StudyFace-to-Face
Teaching / Evaluation language(s)Chinese
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Gradingperformance at the classes 20%, homeworks 20%, presentation 30%, vocabulary test 30%; 0-20 points (0-9: failed; 10-13 reasonable; 14-15 good; 16-17 very good; 18-20 excellent)
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsAt the end of the course, students should be able to read, comprehend and write the basic Chinese vocabulary (chosen topics; for daily usage); use freely and correctly some frequent expressions (for daily usage); know advanced Chinese vocabulary for science and medicine; understand some of the most fundamental notions of traditional Chinese medicine.
João Nuno Paixão Corrêa Cardoso
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsRegulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
As a rule, continuous assessment is the preferred evaluation mode: this requires 75% attendance and completion of two tests. Other elements, such as class participation, homework and tasks performed throughout the course, are also taken into account for evaluation. At the end of each level, students can request the corresponding certificate, if the course has been successfully completed.
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 40 HORAS
ECTS Credits: 1.5