Bachelor of Health Science (Chinese Medicine)

Torrens University Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102914J

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

A Chinese Medicine course provides the understanding and practical skills needed to treat acute and chronic illnesses using Chinese herbal medicine, acupuncture and other techniques. The course is designed to meet all three divisions of Chinese Medicine practitioner registration including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and Chinese herbal dispensing.

Throughout this four-year degree, you’ll develop your knowledge and practical skills in treating acute and chronic illnesses through Chinese medicine techniques and herbal remedies. The course is designed to meet all three divisions of Chinese Medicine practitioner registration, including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and Chinese herbal dispensing, and is approved by the National Australian accreditation body TEQSA (Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency) and AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency).

Learning outcomes

Learn how to safely apply acupuncture, and prescribe and dispense Chinese herbs to treat a variety of diseases.
Explore the relationship between the mind, body and spirit.
Discover the practical application of ancillary techniques for the clinical practice of acupuncture.
Learn to apply techniques such as cupping and moxa therapy.

Career opportunities

This course will prepare you to confidently start practising Chinese Medicine in your community.

Career paths

Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Medical or Multi-discipline Clinics
Research and product development

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Full time
Fitzroy Campus
25 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Full time
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Self study / online (with attendance)
Fitzroy Campus
25 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3065
Australia
24,045 Per Year
Read more96,180 for the entire course
30 May 2022
12 Sep 2022
4 years
Self study / online (with attendance)
Flinders Street Campus
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Australian Year 12 or equivalent; and

First Aid Certificate, Working with Children and Police Check before commencing clinical subjects; and
Pass in a science subject at a senior secondary level recommended; and

IELTS 7.0 and band scores of 7.0 in writing and speaking and 6.5 in listening and reading

PTE 73 in writing and speaking and 65 in listening and reading

TOEFL 94 with 27 in writing, 23 in speaking and 20 in listening and reading.

Address

Torrens University Australia
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide South Australia 5000
Australia
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