3 Units/30 Hours
This course introduces the basic principles of general physics and biophysics, and their application to the function of the human body and specifically on acupuncture treatment protocols. This course examines specific laws of physics relating to human physiology, sound therapy, hot/cold therapy, acupuncture treatment protocols, electroacupuncture, brainwave, and meditation as well as the role of modern physics in oriental medicine theory and philosophy. The general survey of biophysics will also be covered. Students discover the alignment and relationship between Biophysics and Eastern philosophy and gain a deeper understanding of the human body.