HKUMed UG Prospectus 2022

Modes of Learning An outcome-based approach to students’ learning and multidisciplinary teaching approaches, such as problem-based learning and clinical case discussion, are adopted. The programme emphasises the integration of theories and practical skills. Experiential learning is encouraged through participation in clinical attachments, junior clerkships and clinical clerkships in which students will have the opportunity to apply the knowledge acquired in practical settings. Through the Chinese Medicine Undergraduate Student Exchange Programme, students can widen their horizons and enrich their learning experience. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to study at the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine for one summer semester. Students will also participate in a field trip which they can learn more about the indigenous traditional Chinese medicine herbs in the natural environment in Mainland China. The Chinese Medicine dispensary practicum will, on the other hand, allow them to obtain practical experience at Chinese Medicine dispensary. 5