University of Technology Sydney

99667 Clinical Theory and Clinic Level 1

6cp; Forms of attendance in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community. There may also have been changes to the assessment requirements. Consequently, the Subject Outline information for this subject has changed. Details of the changes may be published in an Addendum to the Subject Outline which is available through your LMS (Blackboard or Canvas).
Requisite(s): 99665c Chinese Medicine Foundations 1 AND 99641c Point Location and Acupuncture Anatomy
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This subject comprises a series of lectures and workshops.

Lectures and in-class activities cover UTS and CMBA clinical protocols. Topics include treatment modality precautions and contraindications, introductory ethics and law, infection control procedures, and principles of communication. There are a series of workshops that introduce the learner to pulse diagnosis and the treatment modalities of tuina, cupping and gua sha. The workshops are an opportunity to demonstrate information from the lectures (ie practice-based learning).

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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