History of TCM – HIST 1100

This course explores the origin and growth of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) over its history both in China and Canada and its most recent innovations. It gives an overview of the history of TCM and acupuncture, in North America and also worldwide, as well as teaching about famous Chinese medical doctors in different dynasties and famous works.


Xia dynasty

Shang dynasty

Western Zhou dynasty

Eastern Zhou dynasty

Spring and Autumn period

Warring States period

Qin dynasty

Western Han dynasty

Xin dynasty

Eastern Han dynasty

Three Kingdoms

Western Jin dynasty

Eastern Jin dynasty

Southern and Northern dynasties

Sui dynasty

Tang dynasty

Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms

Kingdom of Dali

Northern Song dynasty

Southern Song dynasty

Liao dynasty

Jin dynasty

Western Xia

Western Liao

Yuan dynasty

Ming dynasty

Qing dynasty

Republic of China - Taiwan

People's Republic of China

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