Tag Archives: Dundee Course Structure

A week in the life of a BMSc Student

Personally, I don’t think there is enough information out there on what its like to do a BMSc/BSc during medicine. At Dundee, an perhaps elsewhere, there is still the general view that a BMSc year is a ‘year out’ and … Continue reading

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A week in the life of… 1st year

Disclaimer – this post is an over-generalisation for comedic effect and does not represent my actions in 1st year. The activities which occur each day however, are based on my experiences in 1st year. Monday Alarm goes off at 8:50. … Continue reading

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Personal Favourites

Thought it might be useful to make a post about my favourite parts about being a Dundee Medical Student. I’ve spoken a bit about the course in general before, but here’s my opinions on the best parts of the Dundee … Continue reading

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SSCs

SSCs (as they are known in dundee) or SSMs (as they can be known as at other unis) are something which you’ll do regardless of your university. They stand for Student Selected Components (at dundee) but can also be Self … Continue reading

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Order of Blocks at Dundee

Order of Blocks Covered: (Purely for reference, you don’t need to know this for interviews etc.) Systems teaching starts in Year 1, Semester 2, so: Year 1, Semester 2: Dermatology (skin) Cardiology (heart) Haematology (blood disorders) Year 2: Respiratory (lungs) … Continue reading

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Patient Journey

As promised, I said I’d talk about the patient journey which forms part of the Dundee Course. Having been through the whole journey myself, I can probably say as much as there is to say about it. It starts fairly … Continue reading

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Dundee Course Structure

So, onto the next topic I promised. Speaking first hand, the Dundee course is pretty good. For as many of the times as I’ve complained about it in the past few years, I have actually enjoyed it. Its a mixed … Continue reading

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