Third year

My summer internship

Posted on 21 July 2017 by Johanna

The CUSEIP (Cardiff University Education Innovation Project) scheme is a new project similar to the CUROP (Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme) scheme where students intern with lecturers on a chosen project for a few weeks over the summer. The idea is to get students and lecturers working together in a partnership and to contribute some
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Don’t stress: ways to beat University stress

Posted on 31 March 2017 by Hannah

  A 2013 survey by Nightline found that 65% of students feel stressed – and it’s so easy to believe this number is low when you’re surrounded by university friends all feeling the pressure around exam season. Us students have a lot on our plate: part-time jobs, money worries, assessments coming up… trying to manage
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Summer Plans

Posted on 27 March 2016 by Leo

Hello everyone, so although by Uni standards it’s a pretty hectic time of year with essay deadlines nearing and lots of exams round the corner, one of the things that lots of people are pondering at this time of year is what to do with that long summer. In medicine as the degree progresses the
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How to survive exam season!

Posted on 15 January 2016 by Nina

It’s mid-exams over here, and whilst I am definitely not an expert I’m pretty exam-experienced by now! I’ve always found it difficult to focus and maintain concentration for the whole exam period, but this year I think I’ve finally nailed it! It’s ridiculous, but the tips I’ve been given since first year are actually what
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Placement Panic

Posted on 19 November 2015 by Hope

Next year I get the chance to go on a placement as part of my Psychology course. Right now I’m in the middle of planning for the placement which is extremely exciting and very stressful. As soon as they told us to start thinking about placements I was very excited and couldn’t wait to begin
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A Week of All Things Welsh

Posted on 4 November 2015 by Elli

As a third year, I am insanely busy right now. I’m doing a Masters so it’s not final year, but studying has suddenly got so much more… Intense. Obviously, this is also the year that I have finally started to explore properly, allowing myself to get involved with many different things. Mostly Welsh things. Oh
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Profiad o cynhadelddau i gorffen y trydydd flwyddyn

Posted on 14 October 2015 by Leo

  Hello pawb. Dyma fy cyfraniad cyntaf I’r blog. Dwi yn astudio meddygaeth yn Prifysgol Caerdydd ond dwin cymeryd flwyddyn allan i ceisio enill gradd rhyngosodol (intercalated degree) yn geneteg blwyddyn yma. I ddechrau swnin hoffi siarad am dan cwpl o profiadau sydd yn eithaf unigryw i fod yn y Prifysgol. Ar diwedd y trydydd
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Conference fun to round off third year

Posted on 13 October 2015 by Leo

    Hi guys, so this is my first blog post. I’m a 4th year medical student but I’m taking a year out to study a Bsc in medical genetics before I finish my degree. So there are lots of things I could talk about and I hope to mention a lot more as the
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The beginning of the end!

Posted on 9 October 2015 by Nina

So I’ve finally returned to Cardiff for my final year… sob. But in the last few weeks I’ve basically kept myself far too busy to have time about how scary that is (someone just posted on my Facebook that there are 9 Fridays until Christmas? Ahhhhh). So what have I been up to? Well… To
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