Future Physicians and Budding Surgeons


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Future Physicians

On this course, students will learn how to apply medical knowledge in order to help patients. Topics covered include:

  • How to take a good history from a patient – students will have the opportunity to practice taking histories from our patient actors.
  • The importance of good communication skills in medicine
  • Basic cardiology – function of the heart and how to perform an examination of the heart using a stethoscope
  • Basic neurology – the different parts of the brain, and the most common diseases of the brain

Budding Surgeons

This course focuses on more practical skills that doctors use to help patients on a daily basis. Topics covered include:

  • Recognising and managing common surgical emergencies
  • Important considerations for patients undergoing surgery
  • Suturing – students will have the opportunity to practice suturing using real equipment
  • Basic first aid and CPR. Students will have the opportunity to practice these skills on dummies.

Additional Information


26th January 2019 (FP) 27th January 2018 (BS), 2nd March 2019 (FP) 3rd March (BS)