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HOW TO USE HOLIDAYS TO IMPROVE IN UCAT

14th January 2022

HOW TO USE HOLIDAYS TO IMPROVE IN UCAT

Many students use the holidays to finally relax after a long year of hard work. For those sitting the UCAT, the road ahead can look especially challenging and instil feelings of anxiety. However, after taking a long-deserved rest, the holidays can actually be used efficiently and effectively to get ahead in the UCAT and obtain the score you need to get into your dream medicine course. Here are ...

 

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UCAT Prep Courses Perth

21st December 2021

UCAT Prep Courses Perth

MedEntry has been training students to get into medical schools in Australia (21 years), New Zealand (19 years), Ireland (13 years) and the UK (3 years) and is run by doctors and academics. Students interested in pursuing medicine or dentistry need to sit the UCAT in July-August every year. MedEntry is a government-accredited Registered Training Organisation specialising in UCAT preparation ...

 

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Sitting UCAT in 2022? Here's What's Coming For You

17th December 2021

Sitting UCAT in 2022? Here's What's Coming For You

MedEntry has been busy adding new features, resources and services to provide our students with the highest quality and most comprehensive UCAT preparation program. Here’s what’s coming for student sitting UCAT in 2022: Even more high quality UCAT questions MedEntry has a reputation for crafting the most accurate and high quality UCAT questions. Questions exactly replicate ...

 

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5 reasons to start your UCAT preparation now!

14th December 2021

5 reasons to start your UCAT preparation now!

1. Master the UCAT Learning Curve The UCAT is a test unlike anything you have ever sat before. UCAT Verbal Reasoning is loosely connected to traditional reading comprehension texts and UCAT Quantitative Reasoning is mathematics-based, but both the style and time pressure is truly unique. Furthermore, it is highly unlikely that you will have ever encountered formal testing in the areas of UC ...

 

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2022 UCAT ANZ PACKAGES NOW AVAILABLE!

14th November 2021

2022 UCAT ANZ PACKAGES NOW AVAILABLE!

UCAT packages in preparation for the 2022 UCAT ANZ test are now available! Enrol now for a full year’s worth of access to the most comprehensive, innovative and personalised UCAT preparation program. Our experience tells us that the highest performers in UCAT start their preparation early, and do a little bit of preparation on a regular basis. This method of UCAT prep is known as dist ...

 

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Distributed Practice and the UCAT: What you need to know Part 2

22nd October 2021

Distributed Practice and the UCAT: What you need to know Part 2

In part 1 of this blog, we looked at why it is important to study with distributed practice for the UCAT. In part 2, we will look at how to implement this into your UCAT plan. How to implement distributed practice for UCAT Here are some tips and strategies on how to best use distributed practice in your UCAT preparation (you can also use them in your secondary school and university study; or ...

 

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UCAT Books

8th October 2021

UCAT Books

Have you ever thought about using books to prepare for the UCAT? Before you go and spend your money on UCAT books there are a few things worth considering: The live UCAT is not on paper! So practising using books is like practising on a grass court for a tennis competition when the match on the big day is going to be on clay court! Unlike online materials which can be regularly upda ...

 

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Optimising your performance in UCAT: Lessons from Sports Psychology

16th September 2021

Optimising your performance in UCAT: Lessons from Sports Psychology

Preparing for the UCAT is similar to preparing for a marathon: it requires training, preparation and strategies to optimise your performance on the test day. Just as an athlete prepares for a major sporting event, so you must prepare yourself to sit UCAT, which is one of the most important exams that you will face in your career. We can learn much from athletes about optimising performance ...

 

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How to Prepare for the UCAT in Year 11

6th September 2021

How to Prepare for the UCAT in Year 11

So you’re in Year 11 and thinking about pursuing a career in medicine. You’ve got great grades as well as the people skills to become a doctor, so there should be no problem getting in. Then you find out about the UCAT. You hear that it is a major obstruction to your journey, and only a select few are able to succeed in it. You hear about all the people who have done poorly despite studying so ...

 

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Balancing the UCAT and Hobbies

1st August 2021

Balancing the UCAT and Hobbies

With the UCAT around the corner, as well as school assignments and exams, it can be quite a stressful time for students. Many students will spend the majority of the day practising UCAT- style questions and completing practise exams, as well as devoting a large amount of time to UCAT preparation. However, this does not mean your hobbies and interests should be forgotten about. After a long ...

 

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