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Prestigious Pre-College Medical Summer Program for High Schoolers in Oxford

age icon 15-17 years old

time icon 2 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 24

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Embark on a captivating journey into the realm of medicine with our course, perfectly tailored for aspiring medical professionals.

  • This pre-sessional program is an ideal stepping stone for those aiming for medical degrees, offering a comprehensive introduction to the field.
  • Dive deep into the diverse career opportunities in medicine while gaining practical insights into the life of a doctor, including the necessary skills and personal attributes.
  • Our course meticulously guides you through the pathways to medical school, highlighting the varied teaching methods, what universities seek in candidates, and how to showcase your potential for success in this challenging field.
  • Beyond theoretical knowledge, you will enhance your study skills and learn strategies to maximize your learning experience, both in and out of the classroom.

This program is a gateway to understanding and excelling in the dynamic and rewarding world of medicine.


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Location

St Joseph's Hall, Temple Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 2UJ

  • Access to a range of on-site facilities, including a large student cafeteria, an outside patio, and large well-equipped classrooms and resource areas.

  • St. Josephs is located in the vibrant student area of Cowley, which means that there are also a range of public amenities right on the doorstep.

Nearest Airports:

  • Heathrow 44 Miles / 71 Km

  • Gatwick 81 Miles / 130 Km

  • Stansted 95 Miles / 153 Km

  • St. Pancras Int. 55 Miles / 88 Km

What's Included

  • 18 hours of Medical related subjects & 6 hours of English, UCAS counselling and culture per week

  • Chemistry & Biology

  • Sessions preparing for studying medicine

  • One medical-related excursion per week

  • At least 2 evening activities per week (on or off-site)

  • Wi-fi in most parts of the campus

  • Weekly Bus pass

  • One full-day excursion per week on Saturday (inc. entrance fee)

  • One half-day excursion per week

  • Placement Test

  • End-of-course certificate

Prestigious Pre-College Medical Summer Program for Teens in Oxford includes the following:

-Gain experience of UK pre-university education and information on university options.

-Have an insight in to the world of medicine and the wide range of careers opportunities available in small class max 12 students

-Enjoy a varied program of excursions and activities with new friends

-Learn what being a doctor actually involves as well as the skills and personal attributes which are required

-The program content includes exploring natural sciences within the context of medical-related degrees and professions, development of critical thinking, presentation and debating skills through discussion of current social and ethical issues in medicine, medical-related visits and guest lectures, including a session with a medical school admissions tutor and a visit to a university Medical School, research in to the application process and requirements for degrees in a range of medical fields, medical interview preparation and practice, understanding the differences between Panel and Multiple Mini Interviews, what should and should not be included in a personal statement, and preparation for aptitude tests, UCAT and BMAT

-Accommodation is provided in single ensuite rooms in the Wavy gate Residence, with on-site kitchen and laundry facilities, plus a full time live

Activities

  • A full social program of organized evening activities.
  • Participants of the program could benefit various clubs and society in campus such as Photography society , Chemistry Club, Chess Club, Maths Club, Book Club, Football and Basketball Club, History Film Club, Debating Club.

Accommodations

  • Wavy Gate is located 25 minutes’ walk away from the centre or a short bus ride.

  • All rooms are single en-suite study bedrooms with shared kitchen/sitting room facilities.

  • All flats and rooms have their own lock. Students will be provided with a key/ fob. Please note, lost room keys can be charged.

  • Staff accommodated in the residence, the residence supervised 24/7 and has overnight security.

  • Within this residence you have to pay and do your own laundry.

  • Supervision is guaranteed by an on-site warden.

  • Hot/cold breakfast, cooked lunch and cold dinner are provided every day. (total of 20 meals per week)

  • The on-site canteen is open 08.00 to 15.00, should students wish to purchase additional food/drinks.

  • Please note that students aged under 16 must return to their host residence by 21.30 every evening.

  • Students aged 16 – 17 must return to their residence by 22.30 every evening.

Excursions

  • Oxford Medical Summer Academy Program offers one full-day excursion per week, plus a half-day educational visit.

Transportation

  • Students will be met at the airport by a guide or representative.

  • The guide may arrive up to 45 minutes after flight arrival.

  • If the guide is not found, students should visit the Airport Information Desk with their Transfer Confirmation Letter and remain calm inside the terminal. At Heathrow students should look for a Passenger Ambassador (people wearing purple jackets).

  • Students advised to carry: Passport (Visa if needed), Letter of Consent to Travel, Booking confirmation letter, Transfer confirmation letter.

  • In case of flight delays or emergencies, call +44 7421 420 020.

  • Heathrow Shuttle service timings: Airport departure at midday, 3pm, 7pm; Centre departure at 6am, 10am, 1pm.

  • Students with parents/guardians must provide arrival/pick-up times in advance.

  • We will issue a document for completion before arrival; unaccompanied travel to/from campus is not allowed.

  • Arrival drop-off at the center: 3pm – 6pm

  • Departure pick-up: 9am – 11am.

Lesson Plan

  • 18 hours of Medical related subjects & 6 hours of English, UCAS counselling and culture per week

Program Content Includes:

  • Exploration of natural sciences within the context of medical-related degrees and professions
  • Development of critical thinking, presentation and debating skills through discussion of current social and ethical issues in medicine
  • Medical-related visits and guest lectures, including a session with a medical school admissions tutor and a visit to a university Medical School
  • Research in to the application process and requirements for degrees in a range of medical fields
  • Medical interview preparation and practice, understanding the differences between Panel and Multiple Mini Interviews
  • What should and should not be included in a personal statement
  • Preparation for aptitude tests, UCAT and BMAT
  • How to prepare at home before joining full-time medical school preparation in the UK

Program Overview:

  • Insight into the world of medicine and diverse career opportunities.
  • Understanding the role, skills, and attributes needed to be a doctor.
  • Guidance on medical school pathways, teaching methods, and university application requirements.
  • Strategies to showcase suitability for the demanding medical profession.
  • Development of knowledge, study skills, and strategies for effective learning inside and outside the classroom.

Extras

  • Residential refundable deposit (payable upon arrival): £50. This can be paid in either Sterling (£50) or Euros (€50).

  • Heathrow Airport Transfer: £175 (One Way)

  • Gatwick Airport Transfer: £210 (One Way)

  • Stansted Airport Transfer: £225 (One Way)

  • Luton Airport Transfer: £185

  • St Pancras/Central London Transfer: £225

  • Student Insurance(Weekly): £6

  • Courier Service: £65

  • Pocket Money Advice: £50 per week pocket money is recommended for treats and gifts. This is a suggested amount, every student is different.

Security

  • Welfare Officers present in each center for student support, guidance, and advice.

  • Each individual student assigned a 'guardian' upon arrival.

  • Daily meetings with guardians for program updates and addressing any issues.

  • Mandatory for parents or guardians to complete emergency contact details for enrolled students.

  • Requirement to provide a 24/7 reachable telephone number for a parent, guardian, or agent.

Requirements

  • Minimum entry level: IELTS 5.0 (or equivalent)

  • 90% attendance = CERTIFICATE

  • Less than 90% = NO CERTIFICATE


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Session Dates

Good News! You are not going to pay the full fee today, just a small deposit. After paying today, you will first get an enrollment form, and then receive a booking confirmation.

June - Boarding

Start 6/30/2024
End 7/14/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,635

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