Medicine is a vocational degree, allowing undergraduates to develop both the practical and clinical skills specific to medicine and the professional and personal attributes necessary to become a doctor. Following the medical degree, individuals complete a two year foundation programme, and then speciality training pathways.
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If you are interested in pursuing a career in Medicine, we would recommend the following A Levels;
Universities are looking for a range of elements within an application to study medicine such as:
Should you have any queries or comments please contact Miss Duncombe (Sixth Form Admissions Officer) by either:
Or by post:
Sixth Form Admissions Officer,Sandwell Academy,Halfords Lane,West Bromwich,West Midlands,B71 4LG.
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"The Sixth Form is outstanding. High-quality teaching and guidance, and strong partnerships with universities, colleges of further education and industry, provide students with excellent opportunities to pursue careers of their choice. "