Make sure you take biochem before you go to med school

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Make sure you realize it is required or recommended by the majority of medical schools at this point
 
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What is the consensus on self-learning basic anatomy/physiology throughout the year before med school? (not the summer before)
 

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What is the consensus on self-learning basic anatomy/physiology throughout the year before med school? (not the summer before)
My opinion is most anatomy at UG level is not needed for medical school. Having a solid grasp of basic human physiology is a little more important but we are talking freshman bio level. You would be better off doing a medical terminology workbook as a help when you take the class in medical school rather than any deep dive in content
 

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What is the consensus on self-learning basic anatomy/physiology throughout the year before med school? (not the summer before)
College is your last chance to really devote yourself to any non-medical subject!
Don't waste it on something we will happily over-teach in due course.
 
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What is the consensus on self-learning basic anatomy/physiology throughout the year before med school? (not the summer before)
If it wasn't part of your UG coursework I wouldn't worry too much about it
 

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Take whatever classes you want to take in whatever major you want. There are Spanish, Economics, and other non-science majors among my classmates who are doing very well.