Course

Obligatory

subject category credit
Seminar obligatory 4
Writing medical research paper obligatory 2
Special topics on biostatistics obligatory 2
Special topics on discussion on acupoint theory obligatory 1
Special topics on education for acupuncture obligatory 0
Special topics on meridian obligatory 1
Degree thesis obligatory 6
Total credits for obligatory subjects   16

Elective

subject category credit
Special topics on medical history of acupuncture elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture Laboratory elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture & evidence-based medicine elective 2
Special topics on Chinese medicine elective 2
Acupuncture & clinical disorders of the central nervous system elective 2
Acupuncture & learning-memory elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture modernization elective 2
The interactions between acupuncture & drug elective 2
The mechanism of acupuncture analgesia elective 2
Special topics on genomic medicine elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture and sleep elective 2
Special topics on the acupuncture studies: electrophysiological aspects elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture and ion channel experiment elective 2
Special topics on literatures of acupuncture elective 2
Special topics on the principle of therapeutic method on acupuncture) elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture treatment elective 2
Special topics on acupuncture neurophysiology elective 2
Special topics on design and application of instruments for acupuncture elective 2
Special topics on rehabilitation elective 2
Special topics on circadian rhythms of acupuncture elective 1
Total credits for elective subjects   41

Notes:

  1. The educational goal: to enhance students' abilities of “independent thinking, problem solving, research ability, verbal expression, international outlook "
  2. The credit hours we demand for graduation is defined as at least 30 hours, including 10 credit hours for obligatory subjects, 14 hours for elective subjects and 6 hours for master’s thesis. For the credit hours of elective subjects, 10 credit hours are from our graduate school and the other 4 credit hours are from the courses which school accepts master students to select. Courses which have higher degree can be counted in those 4 credit hours too.
  3. All students need to pass the English appraisal test before graduation. The related regulations refer to English ability appraisal regulations of students in China Medical University.
  4. The graduation credits identication based with this credit sheet.
  5. Regulations of studying Chinese medicine related courses for students who were not graduated from school of Chinese medicine or post- baccalaureate Chinese medicine:
  6. This kind of students has to study “Special topics of Chinese medicine” and will be counted in the graduated credit hours.
  7. This kind of students has to study introduction of acupuncture or related courses for 2 credit hours and pass. This won’t be counted in the graduated credit hours.