DEUTSCHENGLISH
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Complementary Medicine Traditional Chinese Healthcare

Traditional Chinese Healthcare

Academic Expert
Master of Science
Traditional Chinese Healthcare
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) resembles an ancient art for the prevention and treatment of disease. Its basic outlooks are deeply rooted in east asien culture and ways of living. Due to its wide-ranged detailed medical theory, which grew within the course of time and its broad practical application it has become to play a prominent role in the field of complementary healing systems.Its medical theory is based on the understanding and systematization of the “meridians”, on the balance of functional and structural substances of the body-mind, as well as a specific understanding of the organs.

By means of individual choice of foods, teaching of movement and meditation especially diseases, which are due the stress of modern civilisation can be prevented and the abilities for self-help and life management of the clients are developed. If disease manifests, therapeutical measures consist of Tuina.massage, application of warmth through Moxibustion, cupping and herbal infusions.

The training course of “Traditional chinese health care” familiarizes the students with the intellectual-cultural foundation of chinese medicine and conveys the principal non-invasive therapeutical approaches, which can be suitably combined with each other. The course also emphasizes a synthesis between tradition and modern science.
Target group Traditional Chinese Healthcare (Degree Akademic Expert für TCG):
Persons with high school graduation und minimally 3 years occupation with focus on professional health-care or health-prevention or withour high school graduation a minimally higher qualified occupation on professional health-care or health-prevention.

Traditional Chinese Healthcare (Degree Master of Science):
Persons with high school graduation und minimally 3 years occupation with focus on professional health-care or heath-prevention, plus degree in TCG or equivalent training
Language German
Start 2016
Certificate Academic Expert Master of Science
Duration 4 terms, part-time 4 terms, part-time
ECTS-Points 95  (Info about ECTS) 90
Course fee € 8.500,00 (inkl. Prüfungsgebühren) € 7.300,00 (inkl. Prüfungsgebühren)
Organizer Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine and Complementary Medicine
Department for Health Sciences, Medicine and Research
Contact Heidemaria Dangl
Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2691, Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4000
E-Mail: tcm@donau-uni.ac.at
Both training courses impart expertise and an overview over different fields of chinese medicine. The courses are held on an international level of teaching , the curriculum offers good oppurnities to learn practice.

By inclusion of research findings on the field of chinese medicine, as well as modern teaching methods the students obtain an attractive and sought after education in the health sector.

The training courses stand out through their overall view of the different fields and techniques of chinese medicine.
More information on the German version