School of

School of Health Science

Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine
MQA / PA 7211

Traditional Chinese Medicine has gained a reputation for its success in treating a variety of disease and illness; and predominantly, for its effectiveness in prevention. This course is a two and half year full time program for total of including theory and clinical lessons. The completion of the Diploma course is able to further persue for the Bachelor in Traditional Chinese Medicine Course with IIMAT.

Course Structure: 
  • Foundation of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnosis Systems (1)
  • Physiology
  • Point Location and Acupuncture Anatomy (1)
  • Anatomy
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine (1)
  • Chinese Material Medical
  • Pathology
  • Point Location and Acupuncture Anatomy (2)
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine Traumatology & Orthopedics (part one)
  • The Manipulation and Technique in Tuina
  • Acupuncture and Moxibustion 
  • The Therapeutics of Acupuncture
  • The Chinese Medical Formula (2)
  • Ethics and Regulation of DTCM
  • First Aid and Emergency
  • The Therapeutics of Tuina
  • Principle of Management
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine Traumatology and Included Injury of The Fascia and Ligament (part two)
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine (2)
  • Principle of Business Law
  • Chinese Practice of Traditional / Chinese and Western Medicine
  • Industrial Training
  • MPU Subjects




Career Opportunities: 

Assistant to Health Centre, Assistant to TCM Doctor, Assistant to Health Researcher

Entry requirement: 
Passed SPM with 3 Credits and a pass in Mathematics and Science or Pass in SKM Tahap 3 in Acupuncture or Equivalent Field and 1 Year Working Experience in Relevant Field
2 years and 6 months (7 semesters)