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This course aims to serve as an education platform on Chinese medicine (CM) for the general public. Our primary goal is to empower healthcare choices by promoting awareness and practical application on CM diagnostic and therapeutic approaches, as well as regulation on CM services and herbal products using international examples. In the first part of this course, learners will develop skills in applying basic theory of Chinese medicine (CM) for understanding health and illnesses, and be able to compare and contrast views from Chinese and western medicine perspectives. In the second part, learners will be able to diagnose their own CM body constitution, and to apply appropriate CM self-care practice including food therapy, acupressure, Baduanjin and meditation. Learners will also be able to identify commonly used Chinese herbs, and to describe the core principle of acupuncture. Specific competencies include: 1. State the basic theory of Chinese medicine and compare it with the principle of western medicine. 2. Apply the diagnostic approach of Chinese medicine and describe one’s body constitution. 3. Describe the core principle of Chinese herbs and acupuncture, and to understand their role in promoting health and wellness. 4. Develop self-care plan according to body constitution, using the practice of food therapy, acupressure, and Baduanjin....
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Cursos 100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
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Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Intermediate Level

Nivel intermedio

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Sugerido: Workload 2 hours / week

Aprox. 8 horas para completar
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English

Subtítulos: English

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Session 1: Chinese Medicine: Introduction to Basic Theory

In this session, the learners will develop detailed understanding of the role of Zang-fu in manifesting health and disease in human body. The inter-relationship between various Zang-fu organs will also be introduced....
Reading
9 videos (Total: 26 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video9 videos
The Initiation of Chinese Medicine2m
The Essential Characteristics of Chinese Medicine1m
Treatment by Differentiation of Syndromes3m
The Doctrine of Yin and Yangm
The Theory of Yin-Yang - The Formation of the Theory of Yin and Yang5m
Application of the Theory of Yin-yang in Chinese Medicine3m
The Theory of Zang-fu Organs (Part 1)2m
The Primary Characteristics of the Zang-Fu Theory3m
Reading1 lectura
Reading list for Session 1m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Session 130m

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2 horas para completar

Session 2: Zang-Fu Organs Concepts in Chinese Medicine

This part is about the application of Zang-fu Organs concepts in understanding health and disease....
Reading
5 videos (Total: 18 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
The Lung2m
The Spleen4m
The Liver2m
The Kidney4m
Reading1 lectura
Reading list for Session 2m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Session 230m

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Session 3: Relationship between Zang-Fu Organs; An introduction of Qi in Chinese medicine

In this session, the learners will develop further knowledge on how the inter-relationship between various Zang-fu organs contribute to health and diseases in human body. The session ends with an introduction to the concept of Qi in Chinese medicine....
Reading
4 videos (Total: 17 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video4 videos
The Functions of the Six Fu Organs3m
The Relationship between Zang-Fu Organs4m
The Theory of Qi4m
Reading1 lectura
Reading list for Session 3m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Session 330m

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Session 4: Blood, Body Fluids and Pathogenesis of disease in Chinese Medicine

The session starts with an introduction to the concept of Blood and Body Fluid in Chinese medicine, followed with an overview of the principles of pathogenesis in Chinese medicine....
Reading
12 videos (Total: 26 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video12 videos
Pathogenic Factors and Pathogenesis in Chinese Medicine1m
3.1 Six External Pathogens2m
3.2 Wind1m
3.3 Cold1m
3.4 Summer-heatm
3.5 Dampness1m
3.6 Drynessm
3.7 Firem
Internal Injury by the Seven Emotions2m
Diet, Work and Rest2m
Pathogenesis4m
Reading1 lectura
Reading list for Session 4m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Session 430m
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por RRDec 9th 2017

Very interesting material, really enjoyed this course!\n\n**When answering the 'fill the blank questions' make sure you write the answer perfectly including punctuation using american English.

por BUApr 15th 2018

Very informative lectures. Great for a first deeper understanding. I liked the combination of lectures, and parallel reading possibility for better memorization. Thank you

Instructores

Prof. Vincent CHUNG

Assistant Professor
Hong Kong Institute of Integrative Medicine

Prof. Zhi-xiu LIN

Associate Professor
School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Prof. Wendy WONG

Assistant Professor
School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Ching LIONG

Professional Consultant
School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Prof. Justin Che-Yuen WU

Professor
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics

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Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. CUHK teachers and students hail from all corners of the world. CUHK graduates are connected worldwide through an expansive alumni network....

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