Pre-Med First-Year Interest Group

About this FIG:

Wayne State University offers unique opportunities for undergraduate students to excel academically and professionally in the pursuit of becoming a physician. The latest addition to these experiences is the Pre-Med First Year Interest Groups. Coordinated by two expert pre-health advisors, the Pre-Med FIGs will feature closer connections with classmates, mentoring from seasoned student leaders, and activities beyond the classroom. Tentative enrichment experiences include exclusive guest speaker events, community service, and a finals study rally. 

Fill out the form below to express interest in joining one of the FIGs. Students will indicate their top two choices from the blocks below. A FIG coordinator will review all requests to join and give permission to register. Please note, seating is limited. 

Pre-Med FIG Interest Form

Coordinators

Kate Bernas (ab9599@wayne.edu) and Laura Hetzler (lhetzler@wayne.edu)

Department/College Website

wayne.edu/advising/pre-health/programs/med

Block Schedules

Pre-Med FIG blocks are designed to combined with additional science and/or English classes, based on Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate/Placement Exam results. Students should expect to take 12 - 16 credits total.

LS_MD_01_A

Classes Title Instructional Method Days  and Times Room Bldg Credits
COM 1010 Basic Speech Comm. Hybrid TTh 11:30-12:45pm plus online 237 MANO 3
FYS 1010 Learning w/ the Brain in Mind Traditional Th 1:30-2:20pm 0054 MANO 1
SOC 1010 Understanding Human Society Traditional MW 1:00-2:15 pm 0091 MANO 3
          TOTAL 7

LS_MD_01_B

Classes Title Instructional Method Days  and Times Room Bldg Credits
COM 1010 Basic Speech Comm. Hybrid TTh 11:30-12:45pm plus online 237 MANO 3
FYS 1010 Learning w/ the Brain in Mind Traditional Th 1:30-2:20pm 0054 MANO 1
SOC 1010 Understanding Human Society Traditional MW 1:00-2:15 pm 0091 MANO 3
          TOTAL 7

LS_MD_02_A

Classes Title Instructional Method Days  and Times Room Bldg Credits
COM 1010 Basic Speech Comm. Hybrid TTh 10-11:15am plus online 0237 MANO 3
FYS 1010 Learning w/ the Brain in Mind Traditional T 12:30-1:20pm 1119 MAIN 1
SOC 1010 Understanding Human Society Traditional MW 1:00-2:15pm 0091 MANO 3
          TOTAL 7

LS_MD_02_B

Classes Title Instructional Method Days  and Times Room Bldg Credits
COM 1010 Basic Speech Comm. Hybrid TTh 10-11:15am plus online 0237 MANO 3
FYS 1010 Learning w/ the Brain in Mind Traditional T 12:30-1:20pm 1119 MAIN 1
SOC 1010 Understanding Human Society Traditional MW 1:00-2:15pm 0091 MANO 3
          TOTAL 7

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