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I would like to know if it is better to have a live course just before the exam(a week before) or 1-2 months before to know the weak points?
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i studied FA for 2 weeks hard core.then took the course. and then my exam 5 days later.

honestly, it depends on what youre hoping to benefit from the course.. i needed the course mainly because i didnt have any good sp's/partners nearby to practice with. i studied all the history points and everythig and used the course to practice my timing and fien tune my PE.

if you need it for the same reason, then take it late. but if you need help with history taking and all that, then perhaps you should take it earlier.
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i studied FA for 2 weeks hard core.then took the course. and then my exam 5 days later.

honestly, it depends on what youre hoping to benefit from the course.. i needed the course mainly because i didnt have any good sp's/partners nearby to practice with. i studied all the history points and everythig and used the course to practice my timing and fien tune my PE.

if you need it for the same reason, then take it late. but if you need help with history taking and all that, then perhaps you should take it earlier.
Thank you very much, so helpful!
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I expect my result soon.
I went to a live course 2 months before my exam. I really needed to polish my face, attitude, speech, how to shake hands, how and when to smile, etc. I thought my patient note writing skills were perfect but no! So I did UWorld to practice those before the exam.
Everybody else in the course were having their exam a few days after, as far as I know they all passed.
My advice if you go to a live course is be ready for the actual exam so you can get the most out of the course.
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I expect my result soon.
I went to a live course 2 months before my exam. I really needed to polish my face, attitude, speech, how to shake hands, how and when to smile, etc. I thought my patient note writing skills were perfect but no! So I did UWorld to practice those before the exam.
Everybody else in the course were having their exam a few days after, as far as I know they all passed.
My advice if you go to a live course is be ready for the actual exam so you can get the most out of the course.
Thank you for your advice my friend,
Did you have any study partner?
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