Our teaching and learning facilities
In Phase 1 your academic and clinical studies will be based primarily at the Brighton and Sussex University campuses at Falmer:
BSMS Teaching Building, University of Sussex, Falmer Campus
Facilities: Lecture theatre, dedicated PC suite, teaching/seminar rooms, dissection room, café
Watson Building, University of Brighton, Falmer campus
Facilities: Lecture theatre, PC suite, teaching/seminar rooms, clinical skills suite, café
The purpose-built teaching facilities for medicine at Falmer provide a modern anatomy laboratory, tutorial and seminar rooms, lecture theatres, clinical science laboratories and IT resource suites.
Fully equipped consultation rooms, identical to those in GP surgeries, and hospital out patients departments, provide a setting in which to learn history-taking and examination. These are sited close to a clinical skills training area, which also houses an advanced patient simulator, computer-controlled to represent normal and abnormal physiology and a realistic response to drugs.
In Phase 2 you will be based across three locations in and around Brighton:
Sussex Education Centre, Mill View Hospital, Hove
Facilities: Lecture and seminar rooms, IT facilities and library
Euan Keat Education Centre, Princess Royal Hospital, Haywards Heath
Facilities: Lecture theatre, seminar rooms
Audrey Emerton Building, Royal Sussex County Hospital, central Brighton
Facilities: Lecture theatre, seminar rooms, clinical skills rooms, library, restaurant
The centre provides comprehensive learning facilities, including a fully stocked medical library, computer suites, pathology facilities, a clinical skills training area, teaching rooms for large and small group study and a top floor restaurant with panoramic sea views.
You will undertake a variety of clinical placements, mainly at the Royal Sussex, but extending into other trust and primary care settings.