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July

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 7 July, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 14 July, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 21 July, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

UKCAT PREPARATION WORKSHOP

Thursday 26 July, 10.00 – 15.30

The UKCAT test is a major challenge of medical and dental school applications, this workshop is designed to help our pupils prepare.

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 28 July, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

SURGICAL SKILLS & ANATOMY

Tuesday 31 July, 13.30 – 17.00

Put your practical skills to the test and learn how to suture with our Dermatology Specialist Nurses from Ninewells, and students from our Surgical Society. Learn how anatomy is taught during a visit to the Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification.

August

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 4 August, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 11 August, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

UKCAT TUTORING

Saturday 18 August, 10.00 - 13.00

The UKCAT tutoring sessions are a support group for school pupils applying to Medicine or Dentistry, and are led by current medical or dental students of the University of Dundee. The students will use their own experiences with the UKCAT to help and support pupils in preparing to sit their test.

PERSONAL STATEMENT WORKSHOP (MEDICINE & DENTISTRY)

Thursday 23 August, 17.00 – 20.00

Useful guidance and information on how to get started on your UCAS personal statement and the medical & dental school application process.

UKCAT PREPARATION WORKSHOP

Saturday 25 August, 10.00 – 15.30

The UKCAT test is a major challenge of medical and dental school applications, this workshop is designed to help our pupils prepare.

September

PERSONAL STATEMENT SUPPORT DROP-IN SESSIONS

Tuesday 4 & Thursday 13 September

Have your personal statement reviewed and get guidance from Reach Officers and current students.

CRIMINAL ADVOCACY AFTERNOON

Thursday 13 September, 14.00

Join diploma students at a criminal advocacy induction afternoon. Experience being a university student for the afternoon and play the role of a prosecutor or a defence solicitor in role playing scenarios.

PERSONAL STATEMENT WORKSHOP (LAW)

Wednesday 19 September, 17.00 – 19.00

Useful guidance and information on how to get started on your UCAS personal statement and the law school application process.

KIRKCALDY SHERIFF COURT VISIT

Tuesday 25 September, 09.30 onwards

Experience court proceedings with a current Law student. Meet the Sheriff Clerk, Sheriff and Solicitors to gain further insight into the legal profession.

LEGAL ADVICE WORKSHOP

Wednesday 26 September, 17.00 – 20.00

Explore the processes involved and gain practical experience of a mock legal battle.

MEET THE GP EVENING

Meet the GP evening Wednesday 12 September 2018, Time TBC

We are delighted to welcome GP doctors from the Royal College of General Practitioners in Dundee to meet our Reach pupils who are aspiring to study medicine. 

 

October

LEGAL ADVICE WORKSHOP 2

Wednesday 10 October, 13.00 - 16.00

Explore the processes involved and gain practical experience of a mock legal battle

UCAS DEADLINE FOR MEDICINE, DENTISTRY & VET MEDICINE (2019 entry)


15 OCTOBER 2018

PERTH SHERIFF COURT VISIT

Wednesday 24 October, 09.30 onwards

Experience court proceedings with a current Law student. Meet the Sheriff Clerk, Sheriff and Solicitors to gain further insight into the legal profession.

INTERVIEW PREPARATION WORKSHOP 1

Wednesday 24 October, 17.00 – 20.00

Explore all the interview formats that you’ll encounter as part of your medical or dental school applications in Scotland including multiple mini interviews (MMIs) and traditional panel interviews. S5 & S6 pupils welcome.

November

DUNDEE SHERIFF COURT VISIT

Thursday 8 November, 09.30 onwards

Experience court proceedings with a current Law student. Meet the Sheriff Clerk, Sheriff and Solicitors to gain further insight into the legal profession.

INTERVIEW PREPARATION WORKSHOP 2

Wednesday 14 November

INVITATION ONLY – for S6 Reach pupils who have applied to study medicine or dentistry at the University of Dundee for 2019 entry. This workshop will follow on from Interview Preparation Workshop 1 by exploring further interview techniques. You will also undertake a mock MMI with medical and dental students as the examiners.