Getting into Medical School: 2015 Entry

Getting into Medical School: 2015 Entry

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Competition for Medical School places is tougher than ever, Getting into Medical School takes an honest look at what you really need to win your place on a medicine degree course. Fully revised and updated for 2015 entry Getting into Medical School is a comprehensive and practical guide giving you all the information and advice you need to complete your application. From what A Levels to take and non-standard applications to interview preparation and looking at future career paths Getting into Medical School is your one-stop-guide to getting into one of the toughest courses in the UK, also includes: - Guidance on gaining valuable work experience - Advice on which admissions tests to take and when - Current issues affecting the industry - Information on areas you can specialise in Founded in 1973, MPW, a group of independent sixth-form colleges, has one of the highest number of university placements each year of any independent school in the UK and has developed considerable expertise in the field of applications strategy. They author the Getting Into Guides which explain the application process for many popular university subjects.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 156 x 230 x 16mm | 280g
  • Crimson Publishing
  • Trotman Publishing
  • Richmond, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 19th Revised edition
  • 1909319163
  • 9781909319165
  • 566,265

About Simon Horner

Simon Horner is Head of Science at MPW in London and runs the college's medical programme. Co-author James Barton is Director of Studies and a careers adviser at MPW.show more

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Becoming a doctor is an incredibly popular career choice and with around 10 applications made for every university place, competition is tougher than ever. It's not enough to have top A level grades and evidence of work experience- to be in with a chance you need a sound knowledge of current medical issues and be able to demonstrate true commitment to a career in medicine. Getting into Medical School is packed with essential advice and useful tips to help land a place at the medical school of your choice, giving you everything you need to embark on your dream career. With practical, detailed guidance on the entire process including: Advice on how to secure valuable work experience How to prepare a brilliant personal statement Guidance on how to make a great impression at interview Details of current medical issues and tips on taking the UKCAT and BMAT aptitude tests.show more