Health and Wellness in Traditional Chinese Medicine

UC Confucius Institute

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Course Type

Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded




ECTS Credits


General Objectives of the Course
This 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.
Learning Objectives and Intended Skills
Learners 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.
Mode of Study
Admission Requirements

Ages 18 to 75.

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).