UCAT and Personal Statement Workshop

This workshop helps students acquire the skills, knowledge and confidence required to write a strong and relevant personal statement for Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science, and to complete the UCAT test.

Suitable for: Students applying to study Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine or Nursing at university.

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AIM

To provide students with the skills, knowledge and confidence required to write a strong and relevant personal statement and focus on identifying strengths and achievements and using an appropriate structure and also to provide up to date information on the UCAT test.

OBJECTIVES

Personal statement:

  • Outline correct structure, style and content of a good personal statement and identify the possible content of each student.
  • Outline how to identify your strengths and achievements, and how to appropriately outline these within the personal statement.

UCAT:

  • Introduction to UCAT.
  • Outline different test strategies.
  • Identify aspects of the Abstract Reasoning section.
  • Identify aspects of the Verbal Reasoning section.
  • Identify aspects of the Decision Making section.
  • Identify aspects of the Quantitative Reasoning section.
  • Identify aspects of the Situational Judgement section.

 

At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Recognise and discuss their own achievements and positive qualities in preparation for writing their personal statement.
  • Understand how to structure their personal statement including word count, type font and which important details to include.
  • Outline what things to avoid and know where to go for further information and guidance about personal statements.
  • Discuss the UCAT test.
  • Understand different test strategies.
  • Discuss the abstract reasoning section of the test.
  • Discuss the verbal reasoning section of the test.
  • Discuss the decision making section of the test.
  • Discuss the quantitative reasoning section of the test.
  • Discuss to situational judgement section of the test.
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9

Aug

UCAT and Personal Statement Workshop

Belfast

£120.00

Sunday, 9 August 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

  • £120.00 incl. VAT

Sun 9 Aug 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

This workshop helps students acquire the skills, knowledge and confidence required to write a strong and relevant personal statement for Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science, and to complete the UCAT test. Suitable for: Students applying to study Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine or Nursing at university.

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25

Aug

UCAT and Personal Statement Workshop

Belfast

£120.00

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

  • £120.00 incl. VAT

Tue 25 Aug 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

This workshop helps students acquire the skills, knowledge and confidence required to write a strong and relevant personal statement for Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science, and to complete the UCAT test. Suitable for: Students applying to study Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine or Nursing at university.

Cost

£120.00

Time

9.30am – 4pm