China: Health, Environment, and Traditional Chinese Medicine

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China: Health, Environment, and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Study pressing health and environmental issues this major world power confronts today and how these factors shape and sustain Chinese society and indigenous knowledge systems in Yunnan Province and on excursion to Beijing, while earning up to 10 credits for Chinese language study. Based in Yunnan Province, home to a rich diversity of minority communities and traditions, this program examines the social, economic, and cultural factors shaping health and the environment in Yunnan and China. Here, you will gain a deep understanding of China’s rich multicultural history and broadened perspectives on the major issues and challenges confronting China today. In addition, you can rapidly advance your Chinese through the program’s language component, which yields up to ten academic credits. Please visit our website for more information.

Subjects

  • Chinese Language
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Area/Ethnic Studies
  • Cultural, Population And Demographic Studies
  • Asian And Asian American Studies
  • Public Health

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