KAPLAN UCAT Preparation
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Kaplan UCAT preparation courses, products, and services
Kaplan's UCAT preparation products and services, which are offered through NIE are available in 3 different formats:
- UCAT preparation hardcopy book (Score higher in the UKCAT / UCAT)
- Kaplan UCAT Self-Guided Program (Online study program)
- Kaplan UCAT Self-Guided Program + Hardcopy book + additional NIE UCAT preparation workshop
1. Kaplan UCAT preparation book (Score higher in the UKCAT/UCAT) includes:
- 1500 practice questions across all sections of the UKCAT exam, in the book and online
- A realistic mock online test to accustom yourself to the pace of the exam within a test-like interface
- Two full-length tests with worked answers in the book
- Additional online components
2. Kaplan UCAT Online Course (Self-Study Programme) includes:
This course includes a total of 11,500 UCAT practice question in various course components as listed below:
- Includes full access to the UCAT Question bank, including over 6,500 practice questions
- Kaplan UCAT Strategy eBook - The book will follow along with your lessons so you can make notes as you go along. It will take you through each test section, the different question types, strategies, and tips for test day.
- UCAT Lesson eBook and UCAT Advanced Strategy e-book- This workbook will provide extra guidance, practice, and tips for each section of the test. Use the book to support your preparation and master taught methods and strategies.
- An electronic copy of the Kaplan Score Higher in the UCAT book, containing over 1500 practice questions
- 15 hours of recorded lesson videos - You will be provided with the recorded lesson videos of your course. These will help you to recap on anything you need to review, as you work through your practice materials.
- Section 2, UCAT Decision Making material - You will receive a 1 hour recorded video lesson outlining this new section of the exam. We will guide you through the different question and the Kaplan methods and strategies designed to approach them, through worked examples and sample questions.
- 10 UCAT practice Tests - In addition to the 3 UCAT practice tests included in the Q.Bank, you will also have access to 6 more online practice tests that will increase your familiarity with UCAT exam questions and build your testing stamina. All our tests can be adapted to fit the additional time required by students taking the UCAT.
- You will receive an additional 500 mastery practice questions. These will help you practice each of the Kaplan methods in an un-timed format, helping you work on your general understanding of the material before you work on your timed practice.
- 30 Section Focused Quizzes - Structure your UCAT practice with 30 quizzes: 6 quizzes for each assessed section of the UCAT with over 700 questions. You will be able to sharpen your skills on specific test sections in order to improve your overall score.
3. NIE UCAT Preparation Course packages include:
- 2-Part NIE UCAT preparation workshop - Conducted over two sessions (One full-day and one evening session), this workshop is designed to provide you with a fast and effective crash-course on UCAT. It aims at teaching you the most fundamental strategies to help you better prepare for the test as well as exposing you to a high difficulty level trial UCAT test. The follow-up session is designated to other elements of the admission process including the application pathways and interviews.
- Score Higher In the UCAT hardcopy textbook - As part of the NIE course packages you will also receive a hardcopy version of the Kaplan Score Higher in the UCAT textbook
- Kaplan UCAT Self-Guided Program - you will also have access to Kaplan's online UCAT preparation course program for the time period of your choosing (3, 6, or 12 months).
- NOTE: The Comprehensive course options also include the interview preparation workshop and textbook