Succeeding in your Medical School Application

Author: BPP Learning Media
Publisher: BPP Learning Media
ISBN: 9781445393896
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Genre: Medical

As the competition for medical school places continues to increase it is more important than ever that you are familiar with what the admissions tutors will be looking for at every stage of the process.Succeeding in Your Medical School Application aims to help school leavers, graduates and mature applicants make their medical school personal statement both compelling and convincing reading.

Succeeding in Your Medical School Application

Author: Matt Green
Publisher: BPP Learning Media Limited (Medical)
ISBN: 1509710892
Release Date: 2017-04-30
Genre:

As the competition for Medical School places continues to increase, it is more important than ever to ensure that your application reflects what the admissions tutors will be looking for. This book will help school leavers, graduates and mature individuals applying to medical school, together with parents and teachers, to make their UCAS Personal Statement both compelling and convincing reading. By using this engaging, easy to use and comprehensive book, you can remove so much of the uncertainty surrounding your Medical School application

Succeeding in the UKCAT

Author: BPP Learning Media
Publisher: BPP Learning Media
ISBN: 9781445393889
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Genre: Medical

The UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) is used by admission staff as part of the application process for a number of medical and dental schools in the UK. Admission is extremely competitive so it is vital that applicants prepare in advance and know what to expect to excel on the UKCAT.Succeeding in the UKCAT is a comprehensive guide that provides prospective applicants with the knowledge, skills and practice needed to achieve the desired results on the UKCAT.

Succeeding in Your Application to University

Author: Matt Green
Publisher:
ISBN: 1445379619
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: College applications

This comprehensive 2nd edition describes the context of the UCAS Personal Statement within the university application process. It includes advice and guidanceon a range of factors which influence the Personal Statement, such as course choice, university choice and the pros and cons of taking a gap year.

So You Want to be a Doctor

Author: Stephan Sanders
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199686865
Release Date: 2013-10
Genre: Medical

So you want to be a doctor? Second Edition is the essential guide to getting into medical school, with advice on everything from work experience to interview preparation. Medical students and admissions tutors have contributed to profiles of every UK medical school and the book is packed with insider hints and tips you won't find anywhere else.

Passing the UKCAT and BMAT 2012

Author: Rosalie Hutton
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780857257772
Release Date: 2012-07-06
Genre: Medical

Expert guidance and essential practice questions to help you succeed when taking both the UKCAT and BMAT.

Passing the UKCAT and BMAT 2011 6e

Author: Glenn Hutton
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780857254825
Release Date: 2011-04-11
Genre: Education

This revised and updated 2011 edition is the most comprehensive guide available to the UKCAT and BMAT. Readers will find all they need to face the tests with confidence, fulfil their potential and succeed in their application - whichever universities they are applying to. New questions have been added to the extensive practice sections of both the UKCAT and BMAT. In addition this essential text takes would-be doctors through everything they need to know from writing their personal statements and preparing for interviews to time management and test-taking strategies.

Graduate Entry Medicine GEM

Author: Doctor Graham Blackman
Publisher: Arawak publications
ISBN: 9781472745651
Release Date: 2016-11-30
Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction

This book provides a step-by-step guide for graduates from any discipline on how to succeed in gaining a place at Medical School. It covers the major considerations applicants have along the way, including: Routes into Medicine for graduates, including four-, five- and six-year courses Deciding if Graduate Entry Medicine is right for you, covering questions such as: how competitive is Graduate Entry Medicine? And what is the course like? Financial considerations of studying medicine as a second degree, including major sources of income and expenditure in light of the recent changes to funding by the Department of Health Detailed information on each of the Medical Schools offering Graduate Entry Medicine, including course structure, teaching style and number of applicants per place Profiles of each Medical School written by students on the course providing an insider’s view The interview process for each Medical School, how to approach questions you are likely to be faced with and how to impress the interview panel Why work experience is important, what Medical Schools are looking for and how to make the most out of the experience Applying through UCAS and writing your UCAS personal statement Medical career options after you qualify as a doctor Written by graduates studying medicine as a second degree, this book provides in detail everything you need to know about succeeding in your application to Graduate Entry Medicine.

Passing the UKCAT and BMAT 2010

Author: Glenn Hutton
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781844456727
Release Date: 2010-04-06
Genre: Education

This revised and updated 2010 edition is now the most comprehensive guide available to the UK Clinical Aptitude Test and BMAT. Readers will find all they need to face the tests with confidence, fulfil their potential and succeed in their application - whichever universities they are applying to. In addition to an extensive and comprehensive bank of questions, this essential text takes would-be doctors through everything they need to know from writing their personal statements and preparing for interviews to time management and test-taking strategies.

Succeeding in Your Application to Nursing

Author: Matt Green
Publisher:
ISBN: 1445379627
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: College applications

A guide to help school leavers, graduates and mature individuals applying to study Nursing at University, together with parents and teachers, make their Nursing Personal Statement both compelling and convincing reading.

Graduate Entry Medicine

Author: Graham Blackman
Publisher: BPP Learning Media Limited (Medical)
ISBN: 1472745582
Release Date: 2016-02-02
Genre:

This book provides a step-by-step guide for graduates from any discipline on how to succeed in gaining a place at Medical School. It covers the major considerations applicants have along the way, including routes into Medicine for graduates, including four, five and six-year courses. Deciding if Graduate Entry Medicine is right for you, covers questions such as: how competitive is Graduate Entry Medicine? And what is the course like? Financial considerations of studying medicine as a second degree, including major sources of income and expenditure in light of the recent changes to funding by the Department of Health. Detailed information is given on each of the 16Medical Schools offering Graduate Entry Medicine, including course structure, teaching style and number of applicants per place. Profiles of each Medical School written by students on the course providing an insider s view. The interview process for each Medical School, how to approach questions you are likely to be faced with and how to impress the interview panel. Why work experience is important, what Medical Schools are looking for and how to make the most out of the experience. Applying through UCAS and writing your UCAS personal statement is also discussed as are medical career options after you qualify as a doctor. Written by graduates studying medicine as a second degree, this book provides in detail everything you need to know about succeeding in your application to Graduate Entry Medicine."

Becoming a Doctor

Author: Matt Green
Publisher: Arawak publications
ISBN: 9781472729590
Release Date: 2011-10-01
Genre: Medical

Deciding on whether or not to pursue a career in medicine is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Becoming a doctor can be highly rewarding but it is not without its drawbacks. It is therefore important that you gain a clear insight into the world of medicine to ensure that it is the right path for you to follow. This book has been written with the above in mind to provide a clear picture of what becoming a doctor really involves. It explores what it really means to be a good doctor and the steps that should be taken to confirm whether a career in medicine is really the one for you. The book explains the process of making a successful application to medical school including the various entrance exams (UKCAT, BMAT, GAMSAT), the UCAS personal statement and subsequent medical school interview. Life as a student at medical schoolis discussed as are the various career paths open to you as a doctor with invaluable insights provided by practising doctors. This comprehensive book is essential reading for anyone serious about becoming a doctor and determining whether it really is the right career for you!

Sterblich sein

Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 9783104035840
Release Date: 2015-09-24
Genre: Self-Help

Ein Buch über das Sterben, das das Leben lehrt Die Medizin scheint über Krankheit und Tod zu triumphieren, doch sterben wir so trostlos wie nie zuvor. Der Bestsellerautor und renommierte Arzt Atul Gawande schreibt in seinem beeindruckenden Buch über das, was am Ende unseres Lebens wirklich zählt. Ungewöhnlich offen spricht er darüber, was es bedeutet, alt zu werden, wie man mit Gebrechen und Krankheiten umgehen kann und was wir an unserem System ändern müssen, um unser Leben würdevoll zu Ende zu bringen. Ein mutiges und weises Buch eines großartigen Autors, voller Geschichten und eigener Erfahrungen, das uns hilft, die Geschichte unseres Lebens gut zu Ende zu erzählen. »Dieses Buch ist nicht nur weise und sehr bewegend, sondern gerade in unserer Zeit unbedingt notwendig und sehr aufschlussreich.« Oliver Sacks »Die medizinische Betreuung ist mehr auf Heilung ausgelegt als auf das Sterben. Dies ist Atuls Gawandes stärkstes und bewegendstes Buch.« Malcolm Gladwell