IATRISM TEST

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Qualification for examination
  3. Test category
  4. License
  5. Examination subjects
  6. Specialized subject
  7. Acceptance Criteria
  8. Course materials
  9. Test schedule
  10. Test method
  11. Title of license
  12. Management corporation
  13. Related topics

1. Overview

Purpose of IATRISM Test is to educate and produce true IATRIST who have philosophy of IATRISM and wide range of knowledge. To meet the public needs, there is an accelerating movement for getting IATRIST institutionalized as a certified qualification.

The following is current examination contents and progress situation. For future updates, we encourage applicants to visit our website because contents are subject to change slightly.

2. Qualification for examination

IATRISM aims for popularizing its concept to many people. In the general meaning, those who have the concept are IATRIST. Qualification for examination of IATRIST Test is to have academic ability of high school level, but there is no other restriction. The test provides all people with potential opportunities.

3. Test category

The IATRIST Test is divided into three major classifications.

IATRIST Test
Master IATRIST course
IATRIST Test
IATRIST course
Mock Test for preparing medical examinations

“IATRIST Test Master IATRIST course”is needed to have high-level medical knowledge and a wide range of specialized subject. The content of this course is for people who are passed“IATRIST Test IATRIST course”, students in medical college or have a certificate in medical field.

Also “IATRIST Test IATRIST course” is for those who are in charge of beauty/health industries to improve their knowledge and for general people with an interest of medicine to brush up on their knowledge.

“Mock Test for preparing medical examinations”is the same high-level of“IATRIST Test Master IATRIST course”; however, applicants can choose examination subjects (multiple selection is available). Therefore, even though qualification or honor will not be given, the course is suitable as ability assessment for students in a medical college.

4. License

Given qualification or honor by IATRIST Test are divided into four major classifications.

  • IATRISM first-class “Master IATRIST”
  • IATRIST second-class “Pre Master IATRIST”
  • IATRIST third-class“IATRIST”
  • Pre IATRIST

IATRISM first-class and IATRIST second-class are given after passing“IATRIST Test Master IATRIST course”, which are categorized score over admission criterion and papers.

IATRIST third-class“IATRIST”and Pre IATRIST with only honor are given after taking or passing “IATRIST Test IATRIST course”, which are categorized over admission criterion and papers.

5. Examination subjects

All courses are conducted by papers of “Basic Medicine”,“Oriental Medicine”, “Specialized subject”. About “IATRIST Test Master IATRIST course”, papers of all specialized subject are needed. Papers of more than one subject are needed for “IATRIST Test IATRIST course” and “Mock Test for preparing medical examinations”. About “Mock Test for preparing medical examinations”are conducted by “Basic Medicine”and“Oriental Medicine”or either subject of two.

6. Specialized subject

All 6 courses
a. Psychology course b. Beauty course c. Food course
d. Medical Checkup course e. Medicine course f. Science course
a. Psychology course
Learn about basic knowledge of Psychology. It is helpful to improve communication skill on various occasions, know about self-judgment, and take the first step to be a psychological counselor.
b. Beauty course
Learn about chemical knowledge of beauty and cosmetic. Make choices beauty related products at the level appropriate to yourself. It is helpful to improve skills of a beautician or beauty therapist.
c. Food course
Learn about nutrition and pharmacological effect. It is helpful to manage nutrition of everyday meal and improve explanation capability for customers at restaurant or food-shop.
d. Medical Checkup course
Learn about the main medical checkup in hospitals, its contents, average level, and suspected disorder. It is helpful to understand of medical checkup and take the first step to be a medical service worker.
e. Medicine course
Learn about medicinal products and biological tests. It is helpful to improve understanding of own medicine being take and medical products, and also increase explanation capability for patients or customers.
f. Science course
Learn about basic scientific functions of beauty/medical equipment. It is helpful to improve user’s safety, increase understanding of effect principle, and upgrade sales/explanation capability for self-productions promotion.

7. Acceptance Criteria

IATRIST Test Master IATRIST course

IATRISM first-class
Over score 160 out of 200 points (basic medicine 100 points and oriental medicine 100 points) and papers of all specialized subjects.
IATRIST second-class
Over score 120 and under 160 and papers of all specialized subjects.

IATRIST Test IATRIST course

IATRIST third-class
Over score 60 out of 100 points (basic medicine 50 points and oriental medicine 50 points) and papers of selected subjects.
Pre IATRIST
Under score 60 and papers of selected subjects.

Also, about “Mock Test for preparing medical examinations”, there is no decision to pass or fail because the purpose of the test is to check applicant’s academic performance.

8. Course materials

IATRIST Test Master IATRIST course

The questions are taken out of textbooks of IATRISM first/second classes basic medicine edition, IATRISM first/second classes specialized oriental medicine edition, and all specialized subjects for these courses.

IATRIST Test IATRIST course

The questions are taken out of the textbooks of IATRIST third-class course and all specialized subjects for the course.

Also, applicants for “Mock Test for preparing medical examinations”, this is the mock for mainly students in a medical college. Therefore, purchasing textbooks of IATRISM first/second classes is at the option of the applicants and applicants can use own textbooks even though the questions are taken out of these textbooks basic/oriental medicine and all specialized medicine course textbook.

9. Test schedule

They are scheduled to hold certification exams as early as in fiscal year 2018.

10. Test method

Under consideration

11. Title of license

IATRISM first-class “Master IATRIST”

IATRIST second-class “Pre Master IATRIST”

IATRIST third-class“Psychology IATRIST”

Pre Beauty IATRIST etc.

12. Management corporation

Japan Oriental Medicine Association “IATRISM Test Administrative Office”

13. Related topics