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Training Course: Introduction Language and to Traditional Chinese Medicine

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

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Academic year

2014-2015

Course Type

Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded

Diploma/Certificate

Duration

40 HORAS

ECTS Credits

1.5

Course Coordinator(s)

João Nuno Paixão Corrêa Cardoso (cardo@fl.uc.pt)

General Objectives of the Course
providing basic Chinese vocabulary (chosen topics; for daily usage); advanced vocabulary of science and medicine; basic knowledge of traditional medicine.
Learning Objectives and Intended Skills
At 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.
Mode of Study
Face-to-Face
Admission Requirements

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.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Regulation 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).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
performance 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)
Graduation Requirements

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.

Study Programme
Calendar
1st Semester
Start date: 01-06-2015
End date: 31-07-2015
2nd Semester
Start date: 31-07-2015
End date: 31-07-2015