UK proposes preclinical distance learning courseBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7188.895 (Published 03 April 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:895
- Tessa Richards
The UK Department of Health is considering innovative proposals from the Open University to provide distance learning courses to train UK medical students at home for the first two of the six year training course leading to registration. If the proposals are accepted, the first students on the new “foundation course for medicine” will be enrolled in 2002.
The course will be based on similar principles to the well established distance learning …