At St George's we offer a broad range of learning environments which include traditional lecture-tutorials, interactive workshops, laboratory and practical activities, student-led seminars and web-based delivery. The modules which make up a course are assessed using a variety of different methods, enabling you to demonstrate your capabilities in a range of ways.

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Teaching and learning methods

Teaching is delivered through a variety of methods, including:

  • lectures and laboratory practical sessions
  • tutorials (including scenario-based learning)
  • self-directed learning schemes
  • computer-assisted learning programmes

Assessment methods

Progress is judged by a mixture of in-course assessment and written exams. Each year’s marks contribute towards the final degree. A variety of examination types are used during the course, including:

  • short answer questions
  • single best answer
  • calculation and data analysis problems
  • essay questions
  • objective structured practical examinations where you demonstrate knowledge of structure and function in the dissecting room
  • oral examinations where you answer questions from a panel of examiners

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Accommodation

International undergraduate students are prioritised for a place in our student halls.

London life

Our south west London location has excellent public transport links to the city.

Why St George's

Just some of the reasons why you should choose St George's.

Student support

The support we can lend you to make your home away from home.

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