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Discussion in 'Pre-Pharmacy' started by paeker, 10.13.09.


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  1. paeker

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    Has anyone ever prepared for the pcats through youtube tutorial videos? Besides the verbal section...for the visual learners, I feel that the youtube tutorial videos on chemistry and biology is extremely helpful. All the sections that I forgot since college, I've looked it up on youtube and there seemed to be a lot of videos to help you out. I was wondering if anyone else has tried this method. btw I'm not saying that you only have to use youtube to prepare but I feel that it is a great supplement to the overall preparation.
  2. IrishRxMan

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    The proof will be in the pudding, as it were. If you do well on the test and you used that as a resource, then you found a good resource.
  3. sunflower85

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    I found it useful for relearning (actually, I don't ever remember learning it the first time) the chain rule for derivatives, esp derivatives of natrual log and trig functions. Some of the tutorial videos were fantastic.
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    oh, i think you already know that one ^ ^
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    i agree ^ ^ it's pretty much one big virtual encyclopedia and you can find info on just about anything! technically i'm still a highschool senior. but, preparing myself now![prereq's for pharm school], and currently studying o chem tutorials, for the moment. i do have ap chemistry and there's some o chem in it. but, it's not til later in the year. anyway... i hope all goes well and best of luck to you on your pcats :luck:
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    aboveliquidice No sacrifice - No victory Moderator Emeritus

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    Use discretion... The information on YouTube is not certified. Thus info can either be correct or simply wrong. That being said, there are many demonstration videos that are great - some techniques have to be seen before they can be learned.
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    oh, i think you already know that one ^ ^
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    hey ice ^ ^ discretion? ooh, definitely!... besides, the comments usually says it all :)
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    jmcfa002 UCSF SoP c/o 2014

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    I used it for redoing Ochem for the pcat I think, and maybe some gen chem. I used mathtv.com(I think, something like that) to relearn calc for the pcat
  8. JenniePharm

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    Thanks everyone, I found all your responses very helpful!! I just learned about this forum and I absolutely love it, I can now relate to others who are in the same situation as I am! Good luck to you all!!
  9. thephoenician88

    thephoenician88 wat.

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    why are you focusing on pharmacy from highschool? isn't that too soon?
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    oh, i think you already know that one ^ ^
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  11. thephoenician88

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    oh i realize there are 0+6 programs, i just meant that usually when students start undergrad they might change their majors multiple times before they're content. But yea.
  12. SmKN808

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    oh, i think you already know that one ^ ^
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    in that sense... you are very right and my apologies for the misunderstanding ^ ^ as i myself will pursue a BS in biochem. but, as far as Pharm.D. goes? ooh, you can definitely be sure that i'm just as content as you! and i wish nothing but the absolute best... good luck :luck:

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