Basic theory of Chinese Medicine
Course Syllabus 课程章节1
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) originated in ancient China and has been developed and inherited for thousand years. It is an accumulation and summarization of Chinese people’s experiences to struggle against diseases. Based on the significant clinical effectiveness, TCM plays an important role in Chinese healthcare system. Traditional Chinese Medicine Basic Theory is a course to explain the basic concepts and relations in TCM. This course is the basic and first step to learn TCM related courses such as TCM diagnosis, TCM herbal treatment and acupuncture, Very importantly, if you want to become a TCM doctor, you need to learn this course! It will include basic concept ,Yin-Yang Theory, Wu Xing-Five Elements Theory, Zang-Xiang Theory, Qi-Blood-Body Fluid Theory and Meridian Theory ,with which you will set up the basic acknowledges system of Chinese Medicine. The formation and development of TCM basic theory is close related to the nature science and social environment, and is affected by Chinese history. Therefore TCM basic theory is an inseparable part of Chinese Culture, and it is also direct and an easy way to learn Chinese Culture.