GAMSAT Foundations

METC Institute

12 months
897 AUD/year
897 AUD/year
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This GAMSAT Foundations course at METC Institute is suitable for students with all backgrounds including science or the humanities and teaches core principles needed for exceptional performance in GAMSAT.


The purpose of the GAMSAT Foundations course at METC Institute is to provide students with a good foundation and working knowledge of core topics in Sections 1, 2, and 3 of the GAMSAT exam. 

It also focuses on complex reasoning and requires a detailed understanding of core principles taught throughout the course. 

The faculty of the METC Institute recommends the Foundations of GAMSAT course to any student wishing to develop a solid platform for success in GAMSAT. 

This includes students with a past science or allied health background as complex reasoning and GAMSAT-type knowledge are the key to success in this examination.

Program aims

The Foundations of GAMSAT course provides essential core knowledge of GAMSAT topics. Students completing this course are expected to:
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in core GAMSAT topics in Humanities and Science;
  • Apply analytical skills and also methods to the identification and resolution of problems;
  • Show working understanding and also the technique of GAMSAT-typewritten communication frameworks
  • Have a framework for additional study in other areas of GAMSAT and in other courses offered by the METC Institute including GAMSAT Advanced Science, GAMSAT Advanced Strategies and GAMSAT Intensive Essay Writing courses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Humanities workshop
  • Essay writing workshop
  • Foundations of physiology workshop
  • Foundations of physics workshop
  • Foundations of organic chemistry workshop
  • Foundations of physical chemistry workshop


Students aiming for all round performance in Section 1, 2, and 3 of GAMSAT

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




12.5 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This GAMSAT course is pre-medical subject designed for students who wish to pursue a future career in medicine. 
  • All students should consult the ACER Information Booklet and the Graduate Australian Medical Schools Admissions Guide for specific information regarding eligibility requirements to specific University Medical Schools.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    897 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 897 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    897 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 897 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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GAMSAT Foundations
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