Courses and Workshops: 2020-2021

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Personal Statement Masterclass – 1st July 2020

For all aspiring doctors, prospective medical students applying to medical school in the near future. Learn how to brainstorm, structure and integrate your thoughts onto paper whilst impressing your reader with a high-quality personal statement!

 

What will I gain?

  • Dissecting the structure
  • Reflecting on my work experience effectively
  • Covid-19 FAQs
  • Doctor-lead session
  • Delivered by a PS Expert (>10 years experience)
  • Exemplary statements
  • Individual help and feedback
‘I was awarded for having the best PS in my year group!’ – Bristol Medical Student

‘I would not have got 4 interviews if I had not followed the Medic Launch approach, thank you so much for your advice and support!’ – Liverpool Medical Student

‘I wanted to say thank you. You helped me six years ago with my personal statement, I graduated today and I start work in a few weeks.’ – Junior Doctor

Doctor for a Day – Virtual Work Experience For Aspiring Medics – 4th July 2020

For all aspiring doctors, prospective medical students applying to medical school in the coming years. Experience what it is like to be a doctor through our unique online clinical practice, manage simulated emergencies and learn about the job in way that you can reflect about it in your personal statement!

 

What will I gain?

  • Shadow a ward round
  • Advice from doctors
  • Radiology masterclass
  • Experience of a UK medical school
  • Tips on smashing the UCAS application
  • Relive a surgical procedure
  • Medical ethics and professionalism 
  • Q+A session with front-line doctors
  • Certificate for UCAS

UCAT Expert Tips and Practice

A comprehensive Medic Launch course delving into all the key areas needed to succeed in the UCAT exam for prospective Medical students. If you are looking to improve your grade, master difficult areas of the exam or simply wanting to benefit from our expert UCAT tips, then this is the course for you!

Course Programme

  • UCAT Introduction
  • Approaching Verbal Reasoning Questions – Strategy and Expert Tips
  • Tackling Quantitative Reasoning – Strategy and Expert Tips
  • Lunch break
  • How to perform well in Abstract Reasoning – Strategy and Expert Tips
  • Decision Making – Tips and Tricks
  • Situational Judgement – How to Score Highly
  • Mock Questions and On-The-Day Advice
  • Q&A Session

Master the Medical Interview Course

A comprehensive Medic Launch course delving into all the key areas needed to succeed in the Medical Interview for prospective Medical students. If you are looking to improve your performance, master difficult discussions of the interview or simply wanting to benefit from our expert interview tips, then this is the course for you!

Course Programme 

  • Welcome and Ice-Breaker
  • Approaching your Interview: Panel, MMI and Oxbridge
  • Why Medicine?
  • Reflecting on your Work Experience
  • Interactive Scenarios – Teamwork, Problem Solving and Leadership
  • Personal Reflections: Strengths, Weaknesses and Managing Stress
  • Healthcare Matters – NHS Hot Topics, GMC Guidelines
  • How to Deal with Ethical Scenarios
  • Communication Skills – Role Play Practice
  • Medical School Advice
  • Working as a Doctor and Training Pathways
  • Q+A: Feedback and Evaluation

Master the MMI – A Mock Circuit

A full mock circuit consisting of role-play scenarios, worked exercises, ethical discussions, practical skills stations and more. Receive written feedback on your performance and put your practice to test at our MMI mock circuit. Feedback from our events has been extremely positive with students feeling confident to tackle the actual interview and obtain their place at medical school.

Course Programme

  • Welcome and ice-breaker
  • Overview of the mock circuit
  • Candidates divided into groups and allocated starting station
  • Circuit of mock interview stations
  • Written feedback provided
  • Q+A: feedback and evaluation