CMPL 4007 Traditional Chinese Medicine Practice 3
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 401101
Coordinator Yu-Ting Sun Opens in new window
Description This unit represents a continuation of the clinical practicum and development of clinical skills in relation to patient management and TCM health preservation and enhancement, including lifestyle, diet and physical exercise. Students will also be able to apply their knowledge of professional theory, practice, research and evaluation skills to the investigation of TCM problem. Students will be expected to demonstrate competence in handling patients in a clinical context, synthesise knowledge from their studies of specialities in Traditional Chinese Medicine and critically examine the practical aspects of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine research. This unit includes mandatory clinical placement
School Health Sciences
Discipline Traditional Chinese Medicine
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 4 subject
Pre-requisite(s) CMPL 3004
Incompatible Subjects CMPL 7023 - TCM Practice 3 (PG) AND LGYA 7249 - TCM Practice 3
Restrictions Students must be enrolled in 4660 Bachelor of Health Science-Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine or 4710 Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
- Develop effective plans of patient management in terms of improving patient engagement, provision of health preservation and enhancement advice, and employing inter/intra-professional practice.
- Critically reflect on own performance in the clinic with regard to specific skills relating to Chinese medicine practice.
- Formulate and provide relevant advice in regard to preserving and enhancing health and wellbeing in clinical settings.
-introduction to inter/intra-professional practice ? providing The best patient care
2. Advanced patient communication and management
-engaging The patient in their own healing
3. Managing difficult patients Health Preservation and Enhancement
-managing A Balanced lifestyle
-TCM mind-body health and Exercise
-Chinese medicine diet therapy
-Balanced diet and nutrition
Prior to enrolling in this subject, students must have submitted a Student Undertaking Form and undertake to apply for a National Police Check, which is required to be submitted before placement. Students must also hold a valid and current First Aid Certificate from a Registered Training Organisation. Refer to the Special Requirements website for more information.
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Essay: Written assessment x 2||2,000 words each||50||N||Individual|
|Professional Task: Practical assessment of clinical skills||90 minutes||30||Y||Individual|
|Reflection journal x 5||200 words each||20||N||Individual|
|Logbook: Clinical practicum record||68 hours at UniClinic||S/U||Y||Individual|
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