The Bachelor of Chinese Medicine (BChinMed) programme is a six-year, full-time degree programme. The programme aims to provide systematic and professional training for students to become competent Chinese Medicine Practitioners. Graduates will be able to provide Chinese Medicine services to the community and continue to modernise Chinese Medicine.
The main features of the curriculum include:
BChinMed students will spend their first five years on campus studying Chinese Medicine, modern biomedicine, and general education. They will be provided early clinical contact to foster their professional identity.
Students will have to undergo 320 hours of clinical attachments in outpatient practice under the supervision of experienced Chinese Medicine Practitioners. As part of their training, they will also complete medical case reports as arranged by the Chinese Medicine Clinical Centres for Teaching and Research affiliated with HKU.
Students will undertake a clinical clerkship in their sixth year at a first-tier TCM University affiliated teaching hospital in Mainland China. Field trips and Chinese Medicine dispensary practicums are offered to students to as part of their final year curriculum better.
The BChinMed curriculum covers:
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