BMS Curriculum AY2014 Intake

Double Degree B.Sc. (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences & B.Medicine (Chinese Medicine)

For students admitted in AY2014

Year 1 Semester 1Major-CoreBS1001Introductory Biology3
Major-CoreBS1003Organic Chemistry3
Major-CoreBS1102TCM in Ancient Chinese (医古文)6
GER-CoreBS0001Biology and Society3
GER-CoreHW0128Scientific Communication I2
GER-CoreML0001Absolute Basics for Career1
Total AUs22
Year 1 Semester 2Major-CoreBS1005Biochemistry I3
Major-CoreBS1006Principles of Genetics3
Major-CoreBS1007Molecular & Cell Biology I3
Major-CoreBS1101Basics of TCM (中医基础理论)6
GER-CoreGC0001Sustainability: Seeing through the Haze1
Total AUs22
Year 2 Semester 1Major-CoreBS2001Physiology3
Major-CoreBS2004Molecular & Cell Biology II3
Major-CoreBS2102Chinese Materia Medica (中药学)6
Major-CoreBS2103TCM Diagnostics (中医诊断学)6
Total AUs21
Year 2 Semester 2Major-CoreBS3104Pathology (病理学)3
Major-CoreBS2105Emperor's Canon of Internal Medicine (内经学)6
Major-CoreBS2106TCM Formulary (方剂学)8
Major-CoreBS2107TCM Internship I (课间见习 I)3
GER-CoreHY0001Ethics and Moral Reasoning1
Total AUs24
Year 3 Semester 1Major-CoreBS3018Plant biology3
Major-CoreBS3101Treatise on Exogenous Febrile Diseases (伤寒论)6
Major-CoreBS3103TCM Internship II (课间见习 II)3
Major-CoreBS3108Acupuncture and Moxibustion (针灸学)6
Major-PE-(From Table B)3
GER-CoreML0002Career Power Up!1
Total AUs22
Year 3 Semester 2Major-CoreBS2007Immunology3
Major-CoreBS2104Biomedical Pharmacology (药理学)3
Major-CoreBS3102Synopsis of the Golden Chamber (金匮要略)6
Major-CoreBS3106Seasonal Febrile Diseases (溫病学)6
Major-CoreBS3107TCM Internship III (课间见习 III)3
Major-PE-(From Table C)3
GER-CoreET0001Entrepreneurship and Innovation1
Total AUs25
Inter-semester Break
Major-PEBS4020Final Year Project12
Total AUs12

Traditional Chinese Medicine Advanced Principles and Clinical Training at Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (BUCM), China (Year 4 and Year 5)

Year 4 Semester 1CoreBasics of Diagnostics (诊断学基础)
CoreInternal Medicine of TCM (中医內科学)
CoreOrthopaedics, Traumatology of TCM (中医骨伤学)
Core​Ophthalmology of TCM (中医眼科学)
CoreOtolaryngology of TCM (中医耳鼻喉科学)
CoreSelected Literature in TCM (各家学说)
Year 4 Semester 2CoreModern Internal Medicine (西医內科学)
Core​Gynaecology of TCM (中医妇科学)
Core​External Medicine of TCM (中医外科学)
Core​Paediatrics of TCM (中医儿科学)
Core​Dermatology of TCM (中医皮肤病学)
Core​TCM Tui-Na (中医推拿学)
Year 5
Semester 1 & 2
(18 AU)
CoreTCM Clinical internship (中医临床实习)
Course CodeCourse TitleCourse AUs
BS3003Developmental biology3
BS3004Cancer biology and Therapy3
BS3005Advanced Molecular Genetics3
BS3021Bioimaging Techniques in EM3
BS3023Regulatory Control of Healthcare Products and Medical Devices3
BS3338Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series II) – Effect of Anti-mitotic Drugs on Cancer Cells3
BS3342Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series II) – Role of Actin cytoskeleton regulators in metastasis3
BS3344#Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series II) – Macromolecular X-ray Crystallography3
BS4001Current Topics in Muscle Biology & Neuromuscular3
BS4009Biology of Aging3
BS4010Synthetic Biology3
BS9001Research Experience3
Course CodeCourse TitleCourse AUs
BS3008Computer Aided Drug Discovery
BS3010Current topics in stem cell and developmental biology3
BS3011Protein folding & biomolecular NMR3
BS3012Functional genomics and proteomics3
BS3013Drug discovery & development, biotechnology3
BS3014Biological foundations of behavior3
BS3015The RNA World3
BS3019Neuropsychology of Stress and Resilience3
BS3022Protein Trafficking3
BS3028Natural Products in Medicinal Chemistry3
BS3332Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series I) – Methods in Histology3
BS3335Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series I) – Protein behavior in health and disease – biophysical tools3
BS3336Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series I) – Proteomics Workshop3
BS3339Undergraduate Advanced Experimental Biology (UAEB) Workshop (Series I) – Neurobiology3

# Major PE which is conducted during the 1-week term break or during the 2 weeks before term starts.

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