Programme Description

Programme Description

University of Malta

Centre for Traditional Chinese Medicine

Master in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Culture
(M. TCM(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2019)


Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

TCM5001 Introduction to Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine 5 ECTS
TCM5002 Diagnostics in Chinese Medicine 5 ECTS
TCM5003 Channels and Acupoints 10 ECTS
TCM5005 Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy 10 ECTS
TCM5006 Experimental Acupuncture and Moxibustion Science 10 ECTS
TCM5007* Dissertation 30 ECTS
TCM5008 Needling and Moxibustion Technique 12 ECTS

* Work on the Dissertation is expected to start in Semester 1 of academic year 2019-20 (October 2019) and continue up to the end of Semester 3 of academic year 2019-20 (September 2020).

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

CHN5001 An Overview of Chinese History and Culture 8 ECTS

This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and bye the Bye-Laws for the award of the Degree of Master in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Culture - M. TCM - under the auspices of the Centre for Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Last Updated: 6 December 2019
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.