Fast-track your career in Medicine by building a solid knowledge and learning about the latest developments in this critical field with Oxford Summer Courses

Study Medicine where it has been taught since the 1300s for an authentic experience of learning about the human body and scientific advances. From learning how to read chest x-rays to understanding the different communication skills needed to talk to a diverse range of patients, our world-class tutors, who are experts in the world of Medicine, will show you the way.

They’ll introduce you to the practical study of Medicine through medical biology and anatomy, challenging you to consider ethical questions about the value of human life and the possibility of human enhancement.

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From textbook biology to assessing patients in the real world, discover theoretical and practical skills that will equip you to achieve more in Medicine

Whatever you aspire to achieve with Medicine – a career as a cardiologist, general practice doctor, surgeon or psychiatrist, you’ll gain a well-rounded Medicine course from Oxford Summer Courses that will help you go further.

Our Medicine summer school is taught by specialists in the field, so expect to be challenged and inspired.  Students in the past have studied anatomy and physiology, exploring more interactive areas, as well as molecular biology which zoned in on advanced scientific techniques. We’ll also analyse advanced scientific papers looking at a range of fascinating topics from telomerase to aging.

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Develop an understanding of advanced scientific techniques in the study of Medicine

As part of our Medicine summer school we use various teaching methods to ensure you gain the most from your studies. Mixing traditional seminars with practical workshops, professional development sessions and lectures from eminent keynote speakers, we encourage collaboration and interaction, ensuring knowledge can be applied both academically and in your future career. 

Through taught sessions and weekly tutorials (16+) with experienced academic tutors, we’ll cover a broad range of topics; from anatomy and physiology to molecular biology. Futures careers in Medicine could include Healthcare, Physiotherapy, Medical Technology or research in the field. At the end of you course, you’ll receive a certificate and letter of recommendation from your tutor which can be used to support further study.


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