About The Course
The curriculum of the MSU diploma programme in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) uniquely integrates basic knowledge of modern and conventional medical practices with traditional and complementary ones. You will be taught by experienced, industry-expert TCM practitioners. The learning opportunities and experiences we provide will add depth and breadth to your understanding and develop both your vocational and life skills. You graduate with the expected capability of diagnosing on both modern and traditional Chinese medical knowledge, prescribing modern and traditional Chinese treatments and medications, also practising traditional Chinese medicine within the healthcare industry. TCM practitioners/physicians are regulated by the Malaysian TCM Practitioners Board governed by the Ministry of Health (MOH) through the Traditional & Complementary Medicine Act.
Programme Structure Contents
You need at least a Credit in any THREE (3) subjects at SPM/SPMV level and a Pass in Science and Mathematics OR a Pass Certificate recognized by the Ministry of Health’s Department of Traditional & Contemporary Medicine (T&CM) plus one year working experience in a relevant field OR a PTPL Certificate in a relevant field OR an equivalent qualification recognized by MSU Senate.
Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine (DTCM) is a three-year career-focused industry-developed programme of MSU’s School of Pharmacy.
Assistant TCM Practitioner
KPT/JPS ( R/721/4/0038 ) 06/19
Lecture Delivery Modes Contents
- Immunology and Serology
- Medical Parasitology
- Diagnostics of Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Chinese Materia Medica
- Theory of Meridian Point
- Internal Medicine of Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Traumatology & Orthopedic of Traditional Chinese Medicine
- Medical Law Regulations and Professional Ethics
- Clinical Training
Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine will assist you in your transition to university or employment and may give you guaranteed entry into MSU's Bachelor in Traditional Chinese Medicine programme.