Health and Wellness in Traditional Chinese Medicine
General Objectives of the CourseThis course is designed for the community at large and for university students in general with an interest in healthcare addressed in easy, natural and practical ways. It aims at introducing, demonstrating and training some simple convenient and effective methods from traditional Chinese medicine for strengthening one's body and physique so as to boost people’s body resistance and relieve or ward off health problems. Learners will also acquire a general understanding of traditional culture of China’s traditional culture.
Ages 18 to 75.
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Mode of StudyFace-to-face
Teaching / Evaluation language(s)English with Portuguese translation for main parts.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsLearners will get familiar with some core concepts of Chinese medicine, and comprehend some thinking modes, values and aesthetic appeals of Chinese medicine for preventing and treating diseases.
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).
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 40 HORAS
ECTS Credits: 1.5