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English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 minutes to complete

Course Promotional Video

3 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 3 min)
1 video
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Session 6 Basics of Chinese Medicine Diagnostics (II)

1 hour to complete
15 videos (Total 24 min)
15 videos
6.1.2 Room Setting for Tongue Examination46s
6.1.3 Normal vs Abnormal Tongue23s
6.1.3.1 Abnormal Tongue Colours and Indications42s
x 6.1.3.2 Abnormal Tongue Coating and Indications1m
6.1.3.3 Abnormal Tongue Bodies and Indications41s
6.1.3.4 Abnormal Tongue Motilities and Indications1m
6.2 Intro1m
6.2.1 Case4m
6.3 Intro33s
6.3.1Eight-principle Syndrome Differentiation1m
6.3.1.1 Exterior Syndrome & Interior Syndrome2m
6.3.1.2 Cold Syndrome & Heat Syndrome48s
6.3.1.3 Deficiency Syndrome & Excess Syndrome5m
6.3.1.4 Yin Syndrome & Yang Syndrome1m
1 practice exercise
Session 6 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Session 7 Treatment Principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine

1 hour to complete
23 videos (Total 20 min)
23 videos
7.1.1 Treating the Underlying syndrome35s
7.1.1.1 Approach 1: Treating heat syndrome with cooling method44s
7.1.1.2 Approach 2: Treating cold syndrome with warming method49s
7.1.1.3 Approach 3: Treating Deficiency syndrome with Tonifying Method1m
7.1.1.4 Approach 4: Treating Excess syndrome with Purging Method41s
7.1.2 Treating the Root and the Branch1m
7.1.2.1 Approach 1: Treating the Branch in acute conditions急則治其標44s
7.1.2.2 Approach 2: Treating the Root in chronic conditions緩則治其本48s
7.1.2.3 Approach 3: Treating both the Root and the Branch 標本同治1m
7.1.3 Reinforcing the Vital-qi and eliminating the Evil-qi51s
7.1.3.1 Approach 1: Reinforcing the Vital-qi扶正28s
7.1.3.2 Approach 2: Eliminating the Evil-qi 袪邪25s
7.1.3.3 Approach 3: Reinforcing the Vital-qi and eliminating the Evil-qi扶正兼袪邪42s
7.2 Intro39s
7.2.1 Diaphoresis Therapy 汗法1m
7.2.2 Emesis Therapy 吐法54s
7.2.3 Purgative therapy 下法1m
7.2.4 Harmonizing Therapy 和法59s
7.2.5 Warming Therapy 溫法56s
7.2.6 Clearing Therapy 清法42s
7.2.7 Tonifying Therapy 補法57s
7.2.8 Resolving Therapy 消法1m
1 practice exercise
Session 7 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Session 8 Introduction of Chinese Materia Medica

1 hour to complete
10 videos (Total 17 min)
10 videos
8.2 Properties of Chinese Medicines36s
8.3 Four Natures3m
8.4 Intro1m
8.4.1 Pungent Chinese Medicines1m
8.4.2 Sweet Chinese Medicines1m
8.4.3 Sour Chinese Medicines36s
8.4.4 Bitter Chinese Medicines2m
8.4.5 Salty Chinese Medicines1m
8.5 Toxicity2m
1 practice exercise
Session 8 Quiz30m

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