Medicine - Graduate Entry

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine - Graduate Entry
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK791
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MB, BCh, BAO (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Mature Applicants

Expand+Applicants must hold, or expect to hold by July of the year they wish to enter Graduate Entry to Medicine, a minimum of a second class honours, grade one (2H1 or equivalent) result in their first honours bachelor degree (NFQ level 8).

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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
Few fields can compete with Medicine in terms of the wide variety of opportunities available to the graduate.

For most doctors, their professional lives are centred on caring for people in the community or in the hospital setting. ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 modules

GM1001 Fundamentals of Medicine I (20 credits)
GM1002 Fundamentals of Medicine II (20 credits)
GM1003 Fundamentals of Medicine III (15 credits)
GM1010 Integrated Patient-centred Clinical Science and Practice (15 credit...

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Assessment Method Written exams take place before Christmas and in May. Not all modules will have written examinations. Many modules use other types of assessment. See here for details on assessment for Medicine modules.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
Following successful completion of the Final Medical Examination, and subsequent graduation, Medical graduates are required to complete one year of internship training in order to achieve full registration with the Iri...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
School of Medicine
+353 (0)21 490 1575
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Points History
Year Points
2021 60 #* (Not all on this points score were offered places AND Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 57 #* (Not all on this points score were offered places AND Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2018 57 #* (Not all on this points score were offered places AND Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)