Sydney Institute of Health Sciences Pty Ltd is incorporated under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth). Sydney Institute of Health Sciences Pty Ltd is registered to trade as Sydney Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SITCM). The ABN for SITCM is 30 100 578 836.
SITCM is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) as an approved higher education provider (PRV12177), the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) as a registered training organisation, and is registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) to offer certain courses to international students in Australia on a student visa (CRICOS Provider Code 01768K).
Courses of Study
SITCM offers a Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (BTCM) which is accredited by TEQSA and approved by the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA) for practitioner registration in all three divisions: Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Dispensing, and Chinese Herbal Medicine. The BTCM (CRICOS Course Code: 077676G) is authorised to be offered to international students in Australian on a student visa.
Further information about the accreditation status of the BTCM can be accessed here:
The BTCM is accredited by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and graduates are eligible for professional registration in all three divisions: Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Dispensing, and Chinese Herbal Medicine.
Vocational Education and Training
SITCM offers the following vocational education and training (VET) courses:
- HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy
- HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage
- HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage
Recognition in the Australian Qualifications Framework
SITCM’s courses of study lead to qualifications that are recognised within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and are recognised throughout Australia.
|HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy||4|
|HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage||5|
|HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage||5|
|Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine||7|
Core financial information about SITCM is made available for students seeking to undertake a course of study at SITCM.
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Indicative Estimated Student Enrolments
In 2018, SITCM saw nearly 200 students enrolled in its courses.
|Course of Study||Enrolment|
|HLT42015 Certificate IV in Massage Therapy||0|
|HLT52015 Diploma of Remedial Massage||47|
|HLT52115 Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Remedial Massage||0|
|Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine||146|