Title: Gold Standard GAMSAT textbook 2016-2017 Edition
Rating: 5 out of 5
Pricing: £114.41 / $154.99
Introduction: This practice book is the best commercial resource available, it offers everything you need to prepare for all three sections of the GAMSAT. It is written by experts that have helped thousands of students prepare for the GAMSAT. I would strongly recommend getting this book to prepare for the GAMSAT in 2017.
Book Details: The Gold Standard GAMSAT textbook is written by Dr. Brett Ferdinand; who is a teacher and doctor, from the GAMSAT Prep team, they have helped thousands of students successfully prepare for the GAMSAT and this book is the ultimate revision material they have put together. The book starts off discussing entry requirements into medical school and further explains the GAMSAT, its format, timing and how it is scored. The book reviews each section of the exam before breaking down into the fundamentals. The book covers all the fundamentals in maths, physics, general chemistry, organic chemistry and biology. It is pretty much 5 textbooks in 1! The book also includes a full-length GAMSAT practice test with scaled scores and worked solutions to complete after your chapter reviews. The book also comes with online access to additional free features including online problem solving with explanations, corrected essays to review, 10 hours of online teaching videos – from their extensive video library – with ideas presented in clear terms, online equation lists and organic reaction summary, additional practice questions with a forum thread to discuss every individual question – for free!
I particularly liked how the authors identified the most common question types in each of the three sections and explained them in a clear manner. The strategies outlined for Section 1 and 2 were particularly helpful as you get the opportunity to put them into practice with the mini-tests and worked solutions provided.
- The book contains over 1000 practice questions
- Well written, clear and concise explanation on scientific content and exam strategies.
- Great tips and practice material for Section 1 and 2.
- A lot of mini-tests to practice strategies and check you understand scientific fundamentals
- Online Access to additional free features including online problem solving with explanations,corrected essays to review, 10 hours of online teaching videos – from an extensive video library
- A full-length GAMSAT practice test with scaled scores and worked solutions to complete after your chapter reviews.
- The book is expensive, but worth the money. It is 5 textbooks in 1 and covers all the fundamentals in the GAMSAT. You also get access to online resources.
Conclusion : I would strongly recommend getting the Gold Standard GAMSAT textbook book to prepare for the exam in 2017. The book leads you through each section of the exam and covers every type of question. The authors also advice on how to approach each section of the exam. With this book, you’ll grasp all the necessary fundamentals and strategies to maximise your overall GAMSAT score.