Teaching is delivered through a variety of methods including lectures and laboratory practicals, tutorials (including scenario based learning), self-directed learning schemes and computer-assisted learning programmes.

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Progress is judged by a mixture of in-course assessment and written exams, and each year's marks contribute towards your final degree.

A variety of examination types may be used during the course, these include:

  • Short Answer Questions
  • Single Best Answer
  • Calculation and data analysis problems
  • Essay questions
  • Objective Structured Practical Examinations (OSPEs) where you demonstrate knowledge of structure and function in the dissecting room

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