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BSMS Virtual Work Experience

- Brighton and Sussex Medical School is a school formed as a partnership of the University of Brighton and the University of Sussex
- This course provides a 'virtual' work experience for those looking to apply to medical school. You will be introduced to the NHS before exploring the roles and skill sets of six different medical specialists. Along the way, you will also consider some of the challenges and wider issues doctors face.
- This is a virtual work experience tool designed to provide some of the most important points you might have learnt in real-world work experience about being a doctor in the NHS. Vitally, the course also gives you opportunity to become familiar with reflecting on your experiences in order to make them as valuable to you as possible.
- The course uses patient case studies to explore six different medical specialties. These are common clinical situations you might have encountered in real work experience that highlight important points related to being a doctor, such as skills and qualities. It is not designed to increase your understanding of science and medical theory.
- Cost: Free

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