Western Sydney University
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4 years full-time
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Acupuncturist | Chinese (Oriental) Medicine Therapist | Medical Researcher | Chinese Herbal Medicine Practitioner | View all
Traditional Chinese medicine might be thousands of years old but it's still a promising career path today for those fascinated by this ancient practice of health and wellness.
Approaching health in a holistic manner, the practice of Chinese medicine covers prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation.
The Bachelor Of Traditional Chinese Medicine from Western Sydney University covers areas including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, herbal dispensing, Chinese medical theory and clinical assessment.
A collaboration between Western and Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, this course will guide you on what professional competencies are required for delivering high-quality care and also gain invaluable communication skills for patient relationships.
If helping people increase their health and wellbeing through natural, proven healing methodologies sounds like the perfect career, enquire about the Bachelor Of Traditional Chinese Medicine from Western Sydney University!
In this qualification, some of the subjects you may study include:
When you join Western Sydney University you’re also joining an engaged online community of fellow students and academics, who are committed to helping you succeed during your studies.
Whether you're studying on-campus or online, students will have access to student advisors, specially trained online learning advisors, access to online assignment assistance to ensure your work is always on the right track, student welfare services including professional counselling, plus stay in touch with other students via WSU’s specially-built digital portal.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
Upon successful completion, you'll receive a Bachelor Of Traditional Chinese Medicine from Western Sydney University.
The Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine has been approved as meeting the accreditation requirements of the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia to qualify graduates for general registration in the three divisions of Acupuncturist, Chinese Herbal Medicine Practitioner and Chinese Herbal Dispenser.
Your new accreditation in this ancient medicinal practice will open up a range of career options in the TCM field where interest and demand continue to grow.
Wondering where a career in medicine could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Physician, Surgeon, Medical Specialist, Medical Researcher, Medical Imaging Professional, Allied Health Professional.
Fees for this course vary depending on the units selected.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's HECS-HELP loan to cover all or part of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $45,881 (2019-20 income year).
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