AC300 Introduction to Meridians
3 Units/30 Hours
This course is an introduction to acupuncture principles and theory focusing on the meridian system of acupuncture in Oriental medicine. Topics of study will include a general overview of the history of acupuncture, the channels, and collaterals including their pathways, function, and clinical indication. The course also gives an introduction to acupuncture point classification, systems of nomenclature, methods of locating acupuncture points, acupuncture points categories, techniques, and adjunct modalities as well as basic concepts of microsystems in acupuncture.