UMAT preparation courses are run throughout Australia and New Zealand (as well as some regional cities) leading up to the UMAT. A typical UMAT Course Brisbane will include: UMAT focused lectures, advice tips and strategies to ace the UMAT, a practice UMAT exam with results and feedback, one on one UMAT tuition as well as many additional resources for UMAT preparation such as trial UMAT papers, practice UMAT questions, UMAT guides and UMAT drills accessible for Queensland students.
Studying Medicine in Brisbane/Queensland has become extremely competitive, particularly at an undergraduate level. Competition for entry into undergraduate Medicine courses is fierce which makes the UMAT score particularly important in addition to other entry requirements such as the ATAR and interview scores. This means that success in the UMAT is a MUST if students wish to study at highly ranked institutions in the Queensland.
Brisbane UMAT courses and lectures are facilitated by experienced UMAT educators with the assistance of students who aced the UMAT and will cover various techniques and skills required to answer questions in all three sections of the UMAT exam. In addition to an in depth analysis of past UMAT questions and examples from sections 1, 2 and 3, the UMAT lectures in Brisbane will provide students with the opportunity to ask questions as the sessions are very interactive. The additional resources provided through the Brisbane UMAT courses allow students to implement the skills they have learned and practice them in the time leading up to the UMAT exam in July.
The UMAT score consists of one third of the entry requirement for Medicine in Brisbane, there is also an interview component. The interview score is just as important as the UMAT score and the ATAR, which is why UMAT courses in Brisbane will generally include some Medical Interview training strategies in their lectures and in their resources. Some Brisbane UMAT courses even offer specific Medical Interview Training Sessions that focus solely on interview preparation, including a mock-interview and feedback specific to the university students are applying for.
The Brisbane UMAT courses are offered in central city locations – such as the University of Queensland, as well as regional locations, and will generally be held on weekends or school holidays and run for two full days (9am-5pm), so that they are accessible for all students. UMAT courses Brisbane provides an example of and details regarding such UMAT courses in the Brisbane area.