Studying Medicine at Lancaster University

A Facebook live Q&A session held at Lancaster University in February 2019 with Karen Grant. You can find the following questions at these times:

1) What do you look for in a personal statement? What reading, opportunities or activities can young people get involved in now to boost their interest in the subject? 1:28
2) How might they get a realistic idea of what a career [in Medicine/Health Care] might look like? 3:45
3) How competitive is the application process? 6:09
4) What advice would you give to young people studying their GCSE’s who are unsure about what they would like to study in the future? 8:19
5) What subjects to you expect applicants to study and what are your entry requirements? 13:12
6) What have your recent graduates gone on to do? 18:48
7) How do you think the transition from school to University looks like for some students? 25:20
8) What is the placement vs course vs social life balance like on a medical degree? 28:55
9) Is it more expensive to study medicine than another degree? 32:18
10) What role do clinical placements play on the course? 34:54
11) Would studying Medicine at a non-Russell Group affect chances of employment after? 37:56

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