Intro to Traditional Chinese Medicine (Wild Rose Curriculum)

$ 650.00 + GST

This in-depth course introduces you to the ancient practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine and its various theories. A not-to-miss course that will expand your mind and open up your creative healing meridians.

DATES: 13 Wednesdays starting September 20, 2017 to December 13, 2017

Time: 7pm-10pm

LOCATION: Central Calgary, Kensington

Wild Rose College Official Curriculum and a mandatory course for Master & Clinical Herbalist designations




This course looks at the basic theories that create the foundations of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Theories introduced include Yin-Yang, Five Vital Substances, Meridians, Zang-Xiang, and the five phases.

This course will also address the factors of disease according to Traditional Chinese Medicine Theory, as well as four methods of examination and pattern identification.

All topics will be introduced with their Chinese ideograms to develop a deeper understanding of Traditional Chinese Medicine’s inferential nature.


Dr. Tiffany Freeman R.Ac, TCMD, Reg. Cl.H (AHG)

What’s Included:

  • Classroom deliver of 13 informative Lessons
  • 13 Lesson Quizzes (electronic)
  • Final Exam (electronic)
  • Course manual provided in electronic (PDF*) format. (Extra costs apply if you would like a paper copy. We highly recommend bringing a computer or iPad to class.)

*NOTE: The PDF (Course Material) is downloadable once the course is purchased

The Lesson Plan:

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to TCM
  • Lesson 2: Yin & Yang, 5 Elements
  • Lesson 3: Qi, Blood, Body fluids & Essence
  • Lesson 4: Meridian pathways
  • Lesson 5: Organ physiology- Yin
  • Lesson 6: Organ physiology- Yang
  • Lesson 7: Causes of Disease
  • Lesson 8: The Four Examinations
  • Lesson 9: The Four Examinations cont..
  • Lesson 10: Eight Principles, Qi & Blood Pattern Identification
  • Lesson 11: Organ Pattern- Yin
  • Lesson 12: Organ Pattern- Yang
  • Lesson 13: Exogenous Pathogenic Factors & Principles Of Treatment

What to bring:

  • Paper and pen for taking notes
  • iPad or Laptop with pdf of course manual and textbook
  • Your enthusiasm for Learning!