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Medical Electives

  • 6 weeks (March-April)
  • International vs. UK electives

Finding an elective supervisor

  • For UK electives:: Home Supervisor
  • For international electives:Home supervisor and Location supervisor


  • August: Submit Elective Project Outline
  • October: Submit International Elective Proposal
  • November: Submit UK Elective Proposal
  • March - April: Medical Elective (6 weeks)
  • May: Submit assessed work (see below)


Elective Requirements

1. Elective Report (3,000 words +/- 10%) OR

2. Student-devised assessment and Reflective Essay (1,500 words +/- 10%)

If you have any questions about electives: Contact Dr Birgit Fruhstorfer: