Rural Scholars in Medicine
The 2019 Rural Scholars Winter School is a four day long residential program open to high school students 15-18 years who live in a rural, regional or remote area and are interested in pursuing a career in medicine.
The school is fully subsidised for successful applicants and an accompanying parent. Costs covered include accommodation, meals and transport.
Monday, 8 July 2019 to Thursday, 11 July, 2019
Applications open 30 April 2019 and close 30 May 2019
A link to the online application guidelines and application form will be available here soon.
For further details contact: Gabrielle Solomon at (02) 6773 2955 or email@example.com
The Rural Scholars in Medicine Project is funded through the Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program, Department of Education and Training.
Free online resources to help with studying
Study Skills – How to think critically, from BBC Learning English
https://www.youtube.com/user/bbclearningenglish (this is the link for the channel, not the specific video on critical thinking)
How to Study and Learn (Part One), from The Foundation for Critical Thinking http://www.criticalthinking.org/pages/how-to-study-and-learn-part-one/513
How to Study Smarter, Not Harder - from How We Learn by Benedict Carey
How to Study Effectively: 12 Secrets for Success, from Oxford Learning
Focus; A Simplicity Manifesto in the Age of Distraction, by Leo Babauta, free online version http://focusmanifesto.s3.amazonaws.com/FocusFree.pdf
Create a study schedule https://www.wikihow.com/Create-a-Study-Schedule
Pomodoro Technique https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pomodoro_Technique
Find out more at:
UNE Future Students https://study.une.edu.au/app/answers/list/kw/
Joint Medical Program: https://www.newcastle.edu.au/joint-medical-program