Study on our high-quality acupuncture courses at the Northern College of Acupuncture

 

BSc (Hons) and MSc in Acupuncture courses (weekend and weekday) – our next courses begin in October 2017. Eligible students can apply now for a student loan for our BSc in Acupuncture.

2017-2018 Acupuncture Course Teaching Dates

Year 1 Weekday: Tuesday, Wednesday

 

2 October - Induction
3, 4 October
10, 11 October
17, 18 October
24, 25 October
HALF TERM
6, 7 and 8 November
14, 15 November
21, 22 November
28, 29 November
5, 6 December
12, 13 December
CHRISTMAS
9, 10 January 2018
15, 16 and 17 January
23, 24 January
30, 31 January
5, 6 and 7 February
HALF TERM
20, 21 February
26, 27 and 28 February
6, 7 March
13, 14 March
20, 21 March
EASTER: 30, 31 March and 1, 2 April
10, 11 April
16, 17 and 18 April
24, 25 April
1, 2 May
8, 9 May
15, 16 May
CM EXAM – Friday 8 June 2018

 

Tuesday, Wednesday teaching days

Teaching sessions run from 10am - 1.30pm with directed study and optional study groups in the afternoon, at home or in college.

Mondays

Students are required to attend college for 6 dates: 2 October 2017, 6 November,15 January 2018, 5 February, 26 February, 16 April

E-learning sessions

Open on Monday morning and remain live for one week, students can choose whether to start on the Monday or later in the week. The tutor will be on-line periodically during that week to provide feedback and answer questions. If you are new to e-learning, the college will take you through the process and provide support.

Clinic and Practitioner Observation Visits

In Year 1 there are 8 days to book in clinic. Practitioner Observation Visits (POVs) - students undertake 3 day-long visits. At least one of these must be with a member of the BAcC. The second and third days can also be spent with a BAcC member, or with a local CAM practitioner such as an osteopath, aromatherapist, naturopath or with an orthodox healthcare practitioner.

Please note end of year examination on Friday 8 June 2018.