Canford Introduction To Medi
Oxford, UK

Medicine Course - Oxford College

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age icon 16-17 years old

time icon 2 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 25

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Embark on your journey to a medical career at the UK's top-rated multi-campus summer school with our Medicine course.

  • This program is a gateway for students to acquire both practical skills and in-depth medical knowledge.
  • Uniquely, it offers the opportunity to become a qualified first-aider by the end of the course.
  • But it's not just about medical practice; we also delve into the broader role of medicine, fostering critical thinking and a comprehensive understanding of significant public health issues.
  • Perfect for aspiring medical professionals, this course blends theoretical learning with hands-on experience, equipping students with a holistic view of the medical field and preparing them for future challenges in healthcare.


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Location

Our Oxford College Summer School offers exceptional summer programmes hosted in Oxford University colleges, designed by top academics and enhanced by leading professionals. Launch your future in the ‘City of Dreaming Spires’.

What's Included

  • Comfortable Accommodation & 3 Meals Per Day

  • 25 Hours of tuition per week

  • Progress Report and End-of-Course Certificate

  • Excursions (Transport & Entrance Fees Included)

  • Full Evening Activity Program

  • Laundry Service

  • Summer School T-shirt

  • UK SIM Card

  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance

  • Also available at a supplementary cost are Airport Transfers.

Activities

  • Social programs tailored by College Mentors based on student interests.
  • Evening well-being activities and events to boost confidence and foster connections.
  • Development of teamwork and communication skills through fun interactions.
  • Diverse activities including traditional sports, yoga, art, poetry, and creative sessions.
  • Walking tours, meadow walks, and punting to experience Oxford's historic charm.
  • Free time for students to independently explore Oxford's highlights like the Botanic Gardens and Christchurch College.
  • Stylish graduation ceremony and disco to celebrate student achievements.
  • Presentation of graduation certificates and personalized reports with future guidance.

Accommodations

  • Students stay in secure, comfortable accommodations on Oxford University campuses.

  • Accommodations include comfortable single rooms with shared bathrooms and Wi-Fi access.

Wadham College:

  • Spacious single-room accommodation in traditional 'staircase' format.

  • Comfortable living and study environment.

  • Located near Oxford city center and University Parks, offering a full Oxford experience.

St. Hugh's College:

  • One of Oxford's largest constituent colleges, founded in 1886.

  • Provides single, en-suite rooms for students.

Meals:

  • Meals served on-campus at Wycliffe Hall, overlooking college gardens.

  • Diverse menu by college caterers, offering daily meal selections.

  • Full English breakfast three days a week; daily continental breakfast (pastries, fruit, yogurt, cereal).

  • Lunch and dinner include two hot meal choices, with vegetarian and halal options.

  • Salad bar, fresh bread, fruit, and desserts available.

  • Evening drinks and biscuits provided.

  • Packed lunches for excursions.

Excursions

  • Two-day trips to London with activities like tours, British Museum, and National Gallery visits.
  • Itineraries to London's Kew Gardens and museums with free time for shopping.
  • Relaxing Oxford excursions to deepen familiarity with the city post-academic week.

Transportation

  • Staff available at Heathrow Airport for flights arriving 6 am - 5 pm and departing 11 am - 6 pm.

  • Staff present at St Pancras station for trains arriving 10 am - 12 noon and departing 12 noon - 2 pm.

  • Options include private or shared taxis (unstaffed) and minibuses (staffed).

  • Transport type based on the number of students and flight timings to the same college.

  • Staff in bright yellow t-shirts will greet arriving students.

  • Students escorted to their transport and taken to college.

  • Staff at college to meet and greet students upon arrival.

Lesson Plan

Take the first step towards a career in Medicine at the UK’s #1 multi-campus summer school. During our Medicine course, students develop practical skills and medical knowledge, as well as become a qualified first-aider by the end of the course. Besides medical theory and practice, we also look at the role of medicine in a wider context to develop students’ critical thinking skills and understanding of important issues in public health.

What you’ll learn

  • Further insight into preclinical medical subjects, for example, Histology, Biochemistry, Epidemiology, and Pathology.
  • Seminars designed to teach fundamental topics of Medicine studies in an interactive and communicative way.
  • Full First Aid training (certificate issued upon completion).
  • Enhanced English language vocabulary in talking about the world of health and medicine.
  • Professional 21st Century skills development through collaborative research projects, involving a focus on critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving.
  • Enhanced presentation and public speaking skills.

Industry Experience

The goal of Industry Experience is for our students to have a deeper insight into what it is truly like to work and study in their chosen field. They entail interactive workshops, lectures, and active research projects conducted by highly skilled medics, often in a live working environment in which your discipline is utilised. Guided by hospital doctors and physicians, our Medicine students will get an invaluable opportunity to see how the subject of Medicine is practised in real-life situations. Everything about our Industry Experience is designed to go beyond what can be learned in a classroom and have a meaningful impact on the direction of your future career.

Why Choose Medicine at Oxford College?

  • Develop your understanding of key Medicine subject areas in both theory and practice.
  • Develop insight into the day-to-day life of a UK doctor and gain unique, authentic and practical experience of working in Medicine through industry experience programme.
  • Develop the core academic and professional 21st century skills needed for your life at university and beyond, such as collaboration, creativity, ideation and communication.

Course Outcomes

  • Up-to-date expert guidance from The Medic Portal in studying medicine.
  • First-hand knowledge of medical practices used in working hospitals.
  • Teachings from experienced medical professionals.
  • Preparation for medical school learning through interactive seminars and inspiring lectures.
  • The chance to work alongside industry professionals.

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Extras

  • Airport transfers from/to London Heathrow Airport on Start/End Dates: £120 each way.

Security

  • Student safety and well-being are top priorities.

  • Strict Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy in place for all staff and visitors.

  • Staff extensively trained to ensure a safe, secure, and respectful environment for students.

  • Secure, comfortable boarding houses managed by dedicated residential staff.

  • High-quality pastoral support available 24/7.

  • Off-site 'free time' for students aged 12+ in groups of three or more, with parental consent.

  • Students carry a Gold Card off-site with emergency contact details.

Requirements

  • English level: B1+ (Intermediate and Above)


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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 7/13/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £5,995

July - Boarding

Start 7/14/2024
End 7/27/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £5,995

July - Boarding

Start 7/28/2024
End 8/10/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £5,995

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