Medical Professional BSc & BA

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Medical Professional BSc & BA

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    Key Information

    • Study Level:

      Bachelor

    • Duration:

      4 Years

    • Study Mode:

      Full Time

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    Course Summary

    Trent University’s Medical Professional degree stream could see you getting a BA or a BSc with several different majors, dual majors or major/minor combinations. It will ensure that you get all of the training and real world experience you’ll need to pursue a Master’s or Professional degree in a health or medical field, such as pharmacy, dentistry, medicine and surgery or the veterinary sciences.

    You’ll also gain the kind of non-academic experiences the top medical and professional schools demand, including volunteer and personal development opportunities. This could include CPR training, DAT or MCAT study preparation and many career-specific events as well.

    You’ll get a great deal of one on one learning time with your professors, something that is becoming all too rare in Baccalaureate level studies today. This will ensure that you gain the in-depth knowledge you need to build a career in any of a dozen different health-related fields.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    If you are changing direction after starting in another career area, you will possess valuable work experience and professional awareness. Many employers actively seek candidates with these benefits. Our network of contacts, a dedicated employability service and a reputation in the legal profession mean we also have an outstanding track-record of finding students legal employment.Many employers favour GDL students in an increasingly competitive legal job market. Through studying another degree subject, you will have gained many transferable skills. By taking the conversion route into law, you are showing motivation and determination by choosing law at a later stage than some others. This looks good to employers.

    Course Outline

    This program is typically delivered over four years at full time.

    Medical Professional Stream Modules Include:

    • Advanced Life Sciences for Health Professionals
    • Advanced Pathophysiology and Pharmacology
    • Clinical Practice Focused on Acute Care
    • Clinical Practice Focused on Chronic Disease Management
    • Clinical Practice in a Residential Setting
    • Community-Based Nursing Practice
    • Critical Perspectives on Aging
    • Family Focused Practice
    • Health Geography
    • Health Promotion and Population Health
    • Independent Nursing Practice
    • Introduction to Foundational Practice Concepts
    • Introduction to Injury Management
    • Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine
    • Introductory Life Sciences for Health Professionals
    • Kinesiology I: Anatomy of Human Movement
    • Kinesiology II: Exercise Physiology
    • Living With Chronic Disease
    • Nursing as a Profession
    • Nursing Therapeutics and Disease Condition
    • Pharmacology for Health Professionals
    • Qualitative Research for Health Care Professionals
    • Quantitative Research for Health Care Professionals
    • Reading Course
    • Researching Women’s Lives
    • Role Transition—RPN to RN
    • The Concept of Marginalization and At-Risk Groups
    • The Family in the Community
    • The Individual as Nurse
    • The Nurse as Leader and Advocate
    • Thesis I & II
    • Transcultural Concepts in Health Care
    • Women and Health
    • Workplace Health, Safety, and Well-Being of the Nurse

    Learning And Teaching

    Trent’s Health Professional modules are usually delivered via lectures, seminars and tutorial sessions. In addition, you’ll spend a great deal of time in the lab. The curriculum is highly interdisciplinary, as well.

    Especially in the beginning, large lecture classes serve to introduce new ideas. Afterwards, smaller and more interactive seminar sessions help you understand the lecture material on a deeper level and relate it to real world situations.

    Career Possibilities

    Trent University’s Medical Professional stream programs will prepare you equally well for higher degree programs or for a wide range of careers. Trent University Medical graduates contribute to the school’s excellent 6 and 12 month employment rates by competing for roles like dentist, doctor, general practitioner, health care practitioner, medical sales specialist, medical writer, pharmacist, policy advisor, professor, public health specialist, researcher, surgeon or veterinarian. It all depends on your degree type.

    Entry & Credit

    Successful completion will result in a 4 year BA or BSc degree.

    To enter Trent University’s Medical Professional Stream, you’ll need to show a 70% or better average in your secondary education, or the international equivalent.

    All classes are taught in English unless otherwise noted, and international students will also be required to show proficiency in English by scoring well on an approved test.

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