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    Jus wanna know what the difference is and what uni's do each?
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    (Original post by Domo-Kun)
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    Jus wanna know what the difference is and what uni's do each?
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    Theres more than just PBL and Lecture based, you've got Combined and System based aswell.

    No Uni just does one of either. Everyone does a little PBL, everyone does a little a bit of lecturing.

    In very general view, PBL is learning through experience, your given a scenerio and have to work out what the problem is. Lecture based is learning the background science with little clinical in the first few years.

    Lecture unis: Oxford, Cambridge,
    PBL: Pennisula, Keele
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    (Original post by Domo-Kun)
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    Jus wanna know what the difference is and what uni's do each?
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    All the info can be found here:

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki...urse_Structure


    I don't think anyone can give you a very informative answer based on experience as only medical students can do that and not many have experienced more than one method!
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    The best one for you depends on what you're like as a person. I find that I have little motivation to learn when I'm in lectures, they bore me senseless and there's nothing pushing me to do better. When I do PBL however, I feel I should learn as much as I possibly can, for me and so that I can contribute to the group. Of course, there'll be some people who think PBL is a waste of time and much prefer lectures, each to their own.

    If you think you'd work well in a group at sharing information and learning on your own to supplement that, then PBL's the way to go.
 
 
 
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