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Medical Humanities Summer School

*Deadline for UK and Ireland applicants extended until 29 April. There are still bursaries available for sixth form students who meet the eligibility criteria below.*

Applications are now open for Oxford University Summer School for Medical Humanities at Green Templeton College, 14-20 July 2019

Are you a medical student who is interested in how humanities subjects can help develop your skills? Are you a humanities student who wants to make connections with other disciplines in humanities and sciences? Are you a sixth-former who wants to broaden your intellectual reach?

Medical Humanities

Oxford’s top academics will introduce you to the interface between clinical medicine and narrative, philosophy, law, ethics, gender studies, hierarchies, history (including history of the emotions), art history, theatre (body language; spatial dynamics), theology, management, observation (visual and linguistic), compassion, boundaries (to name but a few) … Come and learn how to think in an integrated way.

Who is eligible?

Undergraduates and year 12-13 school students

How much does it cost?

£1,200 (all-inclusive)

We are delighted to announce a special non-residential rate for Oxford University students: £700. This includes coffee, lunch, tea and dinner every day; a final formal banquet; all tuition. Sixth-formers who are local residents may also take advantage of this rate.

How many participants?

The course is limited to 20 participants

Is there financial support?

Five bursaries are available for sixth-formers. If you are a school student and come under one of the following categories, you are eligible for a bursary. The bursary covers the full cost of the week, excluding travel to Oxford.

  1. Students eligible for Free School Meals or Pupil Premium
  2. Students who are, or have been, a Looked-After Child
  3. Students in families with a household income below £18,000
  4. Students with no family history of university attendance
  5. Black and Minority Ethnic students
  6. Students with OFFA, ACORN and POLAR flags (your teachers will know if this applies to you so ask them)

If you would like to apply for a bursary, please include a statement with your application, explaining your criteria.

What are the deadlines?

Applications close on 29 April 2019; decisions will be notified by 12 May 2019.

How do I apply?

Applications are now open. Applicants may submit an online application here.

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