During this How to Write a Personal Statement for Medical School course from In2Med by FutureLearn you will learn what admissions tutors are looking for.
Receiving great feedback from both teachers and students alike, this nine-lesson online course teaches you all you need to know about writing a personal statement geared towards getting into medical school.
Taught by medical students from the University of Cambridge, you’ll learn first hand what a career in medicine is all about and what admissions tutors are looking for in applications and personal statements.
You’ll also discover how and where to find work experience, volunteering opportunities and academic materials to help bolster your application.
Discover how to write a personal statement for medical school
Using in-depth examples and gaining extensive advice throughout, you’ll find out exactly what makes a great personal statement and how best to improve your chances of getting into the competitive world of medical schools and dental schools.
Gain in-depth knowledge and support from In2MedSupported by the Cambridge Accelerate Programme and taught by medical students themselves, this easy-to-access online course from In2Med is the first of its kind, dedicated to helping all kinds of students from all over the world get started with their career in medicine.
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- Understanding how to write a great Personal Statement
- Preparing to write your personal statement
- Writing your personal statement
- 21 days
- 3 hrs/week
Start dates & application deadlines
- No Attendance
- Proactive tutoring and support
- Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- This course is aimed for students in years 12 and 13 (lower sixth and upper sixth) - both in the UK and abroad - who are interested in applying to medical or dental school within the UK.
International59 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 59 USD for the full programme during 21 days.
National59 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 59 USD for the full programme during 21 days.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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