3rd - 17th July 2021 / 31st July - 14th August 2021
This innovative, intensive and interactive two-week online course is perfect for you if you are age 15+ and are interested in pursuing a career in medicine or want to see if it is right for you. This online course compliments our Academic Summer Camp but is also a great stand-alone option.
You are taught by medical students from top medical universities who know how to prepare you and what is needed to achieve your dream of studying medicine.
40 hours of learning including group tuition (max 10), one-to-one, a lecture from an expert, presentations and individual guided study all online from the comfort of your own home. You will receive a certificate and a detailed report.
This course is for you if you are:
Would like to see if medicine is right for you.
Aspire to study medicine.
Would like to learn about the application process firsthand from successful applicants.
Wanting extra support in applying to medical school.
Focused on building your portfolio to stand out in the crowd of top applicants.
Would like to build upon your English language skills.
Interested in learning and understand medical terminology.
The course will cover:
Thanks to the small group of students - maximum 6 students in one group - during the Get ready for Medicine @home course we focus on individual students as well as integrating elements of peer teaching and self-directed learning, which are essential skills in higher education. Students will enjoy this stimulating and immersive medicine online course covering intensive teaching on:
Application process for medical school including interview practice, writing your personal statement / resume and UK and Canadian admission tests (BMAT and UCAT)
Research skills and developing on your own research project
Presentations and communication in the area of medicine
Clinical relevance of biology - pathogens and immune system, respiration and homeostasis
Hot topic: viruses and disease control
Course accreditation & certificate
Get Ready for Medicine is going to be accredited by CPD - Continuing Professional Development After successful completion of the two-week course you will receive an officially recognized certificate about your newly gained qualification - perfect to enclose to your university application to proof you are working hard towards your future medical career.
Dates & Fees
Dates: 3rd - 17th July 2021 / 31st July - 14th August 2021
Fees: 750 GBP / 1200 CAD / 900 CHF per week (choose the currency you pay in)
The fees per week include:
40 hours academic study
Live online tuition with a tutor (Choose 08.00 to 11.00 BST or 16.00 to 19.00 BST)
Guided self-study tasks and projects to do at home
Small group learning – max. 6 students on MS Teams
Mentor / advisory groups
Access to Leisure Online (Monday to Friday activities available)
Live streaming of lectures, meetings & other events
Certificate and a report from your teachers
If you wish something slightly different from the standard programme, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are here for you.