GDSC1035
Health maintenance and food therapy in Chinese Medicine

GDSC1035
Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDSC1035 CMTD (3,3,0)
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What is the course about?

The aim of GDSC1035 is to introduce the basic principles and philosophy of health maintenance and food therapy in Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). Students will learn variety of foods therapy in TCM for improving common health disorder and disease prevention. Class lectures will include the examples of the food therapy and their functions, as well as including the demonstrations of Acupuncture, Tuina and massage techniques from TCM for weight control, pain relieving, etc., students will also experience tea therapy, flower therapy for health maintenance, and visit some restaurants especially for Chinese medicine food therapy in their daily life.

What do the students say about this course?

食療這一科幫助我了很多,所以我希望能在這裡分享這門課程。

在課程方面,這門課每一至兩課就轉一個教授上課,有些人覺得這樣有點難建立師生關係,但我卻挺喜歡這樣的方式學習,因為能在一科裏聽不同教授的課。每個教授都有專業的範籌,所以每次課堂都很精彩,有時候都有說有笑,互動也讓我們更投入。

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Year 3 student from Social Science

Remarks:

Notes for GDSC1035

  • The medium of instruction of this course is Putonghua.

Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.