Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine University of Newcastle - UON

5.0 out of 5 from 5 reviews
Masters Degree
5.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Launch your medical career in a world-class medical program. This program has been designed to ensure it is and remains relevant to a rapidly changing health care environment. You will graduate with the medical expertise and skills to help maintain and promote individual and community health in Australia and around the world.

Gain your qualification with support from medical education experts and medical and interprofessional health care practitioners. The five-year Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine – Joint Medical Program (MD-JMP) is offered by the University of Newcastle in partnership with the University of New England and Hunter New England Local Health District and Central Coast Local Health District.

Possible career options include:
general practitioner
emergency medical specialist
medical oncologist
obstetrician and...

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Additional Information

Clinical experience
Clinical experience begins in your first year of study and increases throughout the degree. You will gain a range of professio...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine University of Newcastle - UON based on 5 reviews
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Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: Interesting

Negatives: Not in Singapore

My advice to future students is: Study hard so don’t have to go overseas and study

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June 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: A lot of hands on

Negatives: None

My advice to future students is: Have. An interest

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June 2018
Year completed 2023

Positives: Interesting as this is my passion

Negatives: Some teaching materials are quite poorly set and some Lecturers are not exactly clear on what they are teaching

My advice to future students is: Work hard

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June 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: 1) Course coordinators care about our feedback regarding the course and make amends accordingly (i.e. course coordinators are flexible)
2) Learning points are outlined clearly so we know what we are going to be tested on for exams
3) Interesting content!
4) There are some good tutors who really go the extra mi...

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March 2018
Year completed 2021

Positive: Coordinators are very receptive to feedback, course is well-structured (mostly), strong support system both academically and emotionally, small cohort size that helps us to learn better and bond well with one another

Negative: Many classes a week, some lessons we feel are unnecessary but coordinators insist they...

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