Year 12 Medicine Summer School

Date: 27-Jul-2020

Target year group: Year 12 

Information: At Leicester we are Citizens of Change. Due to the current COVID-19 situation, we are changing the way we work in a huge number of ways which includes moving all of our Summer Schools online for 2020, and therefore are delighted to introduce our first ever programme of post-16 Digital Summer Schools.Our second week focuses on Medicine and is for students considering a career as a doctor. Sessions are scheduled to include:

  • Introduction to Medicine (GP, Psychiatry and Acute)
  • Introduction to Allied Health careers (including Physiotherapy, Nursing, Midwifery and Operating Department Practice)
  • Medical taster sessions covering cardiovascular, respiratory and neuromuscular
  • Applying to medical school and preparing a personal statement
  • Preparing for UCAT
  • Preparing for interview (MMI focus)
  • Workshop on resilience, good mental health and empathy

(Topics subject to change. Please check our website here for updates).

Benefits of attending this event:

Why attend Digital Summer School?

  • Access thought-provoking content developed by our team of world-class academics
  • Develop essential skills required to be a successful university student
  • Collaborate and work online with other students from across the country
  • Prepare to make the transition from school/college to Higher Education


How to book a place: To apply for a space complete the application form here:

Any steps required to confirm your attendance with the university running the event: Please note, it is still the responsibility of staff at the Partner university to record the attendance of any RO students at an online event via the database.

If you apply to take part in the summer school please do email Lorna at to let us know.