Study on our high-quality Chinese herbal medicine courses at the Northern College of Acupuncture


*MSc in  Chinese Herbal Medicine - our next course starts in September 2019. For students looking to start with us we would encourage you to book a place on our introductory event on Saturday 16th February

Timetable for the NCA Herbs Introductory Event Saturday 16th February 2019

9:45-10:00     Registration and refreshments

10:00-10:15     Introductions – meet the team and one another – Eileen

10:15- 11:45     "Is herbs for me?" Eileen Gibbon

  • Introduction to Chinese herbal medicine
  • Introduction to the course
  • Being a student at the NCA

11:45-12:00     Comfort break

12:00- 12:30     "The evidence base, and where acupuncture is right now"- with College founder and acupuncture researcher Hugh MacPherson

12:30-12:50     Funding the course with Denise Magson

12:50- 13:20     "Q & A" session - with our current students and graduates

13:20-1400     Lunch – a chance to mingle and chat

14:00-14:15     Tour of the College – with Lara

14:15-14:35     "You get involved" - a chance to try out some herbs dispensing- with Cheng in the herbs room

14:35-14:50     "Our story" - acupuncture in the UK and at the NCA - with Richard

14:50- 15:00     Questions & feedback

15:00-              Close (plus interviews if arranged in advance) we could accommodate 2 interviews in the herbs room

Cheng and Eileen interview