**About This Course**
Walk out into the world as a highly competent, empathic and confident doctor, with a course that gives you hands-on experience and rigorous training in modern practices from the very start.
Medicine at UEA is supportive and inclusive. We want everyone who has the passion and potential to succeed to have the chance to study here. As well as looking at your results weâll look at the school you studied at, your family income, your area of residence, and whether you live in the East Anglian region.
The Gateway Year of this course will equip you with the academic skills and knowledge you will need to progress onto our five-year MB BS Medicine course. Complete it successfully and youâll be well on your way to your career as a qualified doctor.
At Norwich Medical School we put patients at the heart of everything we do. With a curriculum approved by the General Medical Council (GMC) and developed in accordance with their standards, our MB BS degree in Medicine will see you embarking on placements almost immediately. So youâll gain early exposure to the clinical practices essential to addressing the complex needs of patients in the 21st century. And youâll graduate ready to use your skills and knowledge in your chosen field to improve the health of patients in your care.
Our rigorous training ensures we develop doctors who are knowledgeable scholars and scientists. And we pride ourselves on providing the highest possible quality of learning, in a supportive, nurturing and student-centred environment where you can reach your potential.
**Highlights of Medicine at UEA**
â¢ Learning with and from real patients, from the first month of your course
â¢ Exploring anatomy linked to clinical practice in our anatomy facility, including dissection
â¢ Access to a varied range of clinical placements on acute hospital wards, specialist units and in general practice
â¢ Linking theory with practice across the course, including during small-group teaching sessions and within primary care placements
â¢ Developing your clinical skills with access to the world-class and architecture-award winning Bob Champion Research and Education Building, with its state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built clinical resource centre
â¢ Developing the art of communication through our excellent consultation skills programme, supported by dedicated tutors and role-players
â¢ A team of respected, highly experienced teaching and research academics, whoâll support your learning in our friendly, student-centred School
â¢ Strong networks for student support, including a dedicated and experienced team of senior advisers
Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the providerâs website: **www.uea.ac.uk**
Alongside biology, chemistry and mathematics modules, students will develop their learning skills, and are introduced to the key features of the MB BS programme including small group study, problem based learning, student selected study activities and a professional portfolio including clinical work experience. Upon successful completion of the foundation year, you will progress onto the five-year MB BS Medicine degree programme. The subjects studied on the Foundation Year help to prepare you for the specialist modules on the MB BS programme, such as Digestion and Nutrition, The Senses and Emergency Care.
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UEA has a great atmosphere which makes both studying and socialising easy. The facilities on campus range from the library to the bar and from shops to accommodation which means that it is possible to live on campus without venturing away but at the same time the city of Norwich is a lovely place to explore. The university had the largest natural environment in the UK which includes a lake and woodlands which are relaxing to explore.
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
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