University of St Andrews, United Kingdom, Fife
International Foundation Programme for Medicine, Pre-Bachelor
- International Foundation Programme for Medicine, Pre-Bachelor
- Duration : 1 year
The International Foundation Programme for Medicine is an innovative, unique and supportive, student-centred programme offering a balance between science, language, intercultural communication and medical ethics.
A medical degree is a vocational degree, allowing you to develop the practical and clinical capabilities specific to medicine, as well as the professional and personal attributes necessary to become a doctor
Jobs directly related to your degree include:
General practice doctor
There are over 60 specialist areas of medicine; information on each can be found at NHS Health Careers.
Jobs where your degree would be useful include:
Healthcare scientist, genomics
Higher education lecturer
International aid/development worker
Mental health nurse
Research scientist (life sciences)
Remember that many employers accept applications from graduates with any degree subject, so don't restrict your thinking to the jobs listed here.
The close collaboration between the School of Medicine, The Schools of Chemistry, Biology and Psychology and English Language Teaching provide students with the best preparation for entry into the BSc Medicine degree. After the 3-year BSc in Medicine, students transfer to the University of Manchester and complete a further 3 years in clinical training at one of the 4 teaching hospitals in the Manchester area, graduating with a MB ChB. This programme is designed for overseas school leavers and High school students looking to study Medicine in the UK.
Programme Structure Courses include: Chemistry Biology Academic English Medical Ethics Communication Skills Research and Study Skills Introduction to Medicine
University of St Andrews