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Curriculum Summary

Curriculum Summary

Suggested MACM Trimester Schedule of Classes

Trimester 1
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
CBS0107 Medical Terminology 15 0 15 1
GAH101 Anatomy I 30 30 60 3
PAPP101 Pathophysiology I 45 0 45 3
CBS0108 Introduction to Ethics and Professional Behavior 15 0 15 1
APP1110 Oriental Medicine Theory 60 0 60 4
AMPI Acupuncture & Meridians I 60 0 60 4
AHB1110 Chinese Herbology I 45 0 45 3
DX110 Introduction into Physical Assessment 0 30 30 1
Total 270 60 330 20
Trimester 2
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
BN0213 Human Biochemistry (lecture) 45 0 45 3
GAH201 Anatomy II 30 30 60 3
PAPP201 Pathophysiology II 45 0 45 3
CMD1210 Chinese Medicine Diagnosis Methods 45 0 45 3
AMPII Acupuncture & Meridians II 60 0 60 4
AAC1220 Clinical Techniques I 15 30 45 2
AHB1210 Chinese Herbology II 45 0 45 3
ACL1210 Clinical Observation I 0 30 30 1
DX210 Introduction into Physical Assessment II 0 30 30 1
CRE0201 Research and Evidence-Based Healthcare 30 0 30 2
Total 315 120 435 25
Trimester 3
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
GAH301 Anatomy III 30 30 60 3
PAPP301 Pathophysiology III 45 0 45 3
CMD1310 Chinese Medicine Diagnosis Principles 60 0 60 4
AAC1310 Acupuncture Meridians III 45 0 45 3
CBS0201 History Taking 30 0 30 2
AHB1310 Chinese Herbology III 45 0 45 3
ACL1310 Clinical Observation II 0 30 30 1
APP1520 AOM Jurisprudence 15 0 15 1
DX0310 Introductory Physical Exam Skills (IPES) 30 60 90 4
PP0712 Ethics in Healthcare 15 0 15 1
Total 315 120 435 25
Trimester 4
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
BN0405 Biochemical Nutrition 45 0 45 3
AHB1410 Chinese Herbology IV 45 0 45 3
AAC1410 Acupuncture Prescriptions 45 0 45 3
ACL1410 Clinical Observation III 0 90 90 3
AAC1320 Clinical Technique II 15 30 45 2
CBS0106 History of Healthcare 15 0 15 1
CPM0409 Public Health 45 0 45 3
AID1410 Acupuncture Comprehensive Exam ID 0 0 0 0
Total 210 120 330 18
Trimester 5
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
PP0702 Practice Management: Risk Management 15 0 15 1
AAC1510 Acupuncture Orthopedics 45 0 45 3
ACL1511 Guided Clinical Practice A 0 120 120 4
AHB1510 Chinese Herbal Prescriptions I 45 0 45 3
XR0515 Diagnostic Imaging Basics and Anatomy 30 30 60 3
APP1055 Taiji & Qigong 30 0 30 2
CDX0707 Emergency Procedures 30 0 30 2
Total 195 150 345 18
Trimester 6
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
CBN0601 Pharmacology/Toxicology 30 0 30 2
AHB1620 Herbal Toxicity and Drug-Herb Interactions 15 0 15 1
AHB1711 OM Nutrition/Diet 45 0 45 3
ACL1611 Guided Clinical Practice B 0 120 120 4
AHB1610 Chinese Herbal Prescriptions II 45 0 45 3
APP1511 Tuina Technique 45 0 45 3
CDX0601 Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis 30 0 30 2
Total 270 120 330 18
Trimester 7
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
ADX1710 Integrated Clinical Medicine I 45 0 45 3
ACL1711 Guided Clinical Practice C 0 210 210 7
AHB1710 Chinese Herbal Prescriptions III 45 0 45 3
AHB1720 Shang Han Lun 45 0 45 3
AID1710 Acupuncture Comprehensive Exam IID 0 0 0 0
Total 135 210 345 16
Trimester 8
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
CL0817 Practice Management: Coding and Billing 15 0 15 1
PP0801 Practice Management: Practice Development 30 0 30 2
ADX1820 OM Psychiatry and Counseling 30 0 30 2
APP1810 Capstone II 30 0 30 2
ADX1810 Integrated Clinical Medicine II 45 0 45 3
ACL1811 Advanced Clinical Practice A 0 180 180 6
AHB1810 Wen Bing Xue 30 0 30 2
APP1620 Integrated Gynecology 60 0 60 4
Total 210 180 390 20
Trimester 9
Course # Course Title Lecture Hours Lab Hours Total Hours Units
ADX1910 Integrated Clinical Medicine III 45 0 45 3
ACL1911 Advanced Clinical Practice B 0 240 240 8
AHB1910 Jin Gui Yao Lue 30 0 30 2
APP1911 Classics of Chinese Medicine 45 0 45 3
IHP300 Integrative Health Promotion III 0 30 30 1
AID1910 Acupuncture Comprehensive Exam IIID 0 0 0 0
Total 120 270 390 17