University of Westminster

Course Introduction

This course concentrates on developing students as practitioners and scholars, enabling them to develop professionally and personally in research, practice, clinical governance and policy within the Chinese medicine acupuncture profession. It presents appropriate clinical and analytical content in an inter'professional forum that fosters critical debate, original and independent thinking, peer mentoring and supervision, and reflexivity.

Course Modules

Acupuncture: a living tradition; clinical reasoning; research and evaluation; researching contemporary issues in complementary medicine; research project.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should be registered and insured practitioners, holding either a good Honours degree in their relevant discipline, an equivalent professional qualification and associated work experience, or relevant overseas qualifications. Candidates whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 (with the written component at a minimum of 6.5) (or equivalent).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £13,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,500  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,075  Credit module. First year home fees