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Special Care Dentistry PG Cert

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

1 year

Start date

25-SEP-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Dentistry

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This part-time, one-year Postgraduate Certificate programme aims to bring dentists up to date with the latest knowledge relevant to the clinical practice of special care dentistry. The programme aims to provide a grounding in basic practical and academic skills necessary for the contemporary practice of special care dentistry, identifying key concepts which underlie successful patient treatment, together with an understanding of the evidence base for special care dentistry and the ability to critically access scientific literature.

Careers

Successful graduates of this programme have progressed to: Entry to the GDC specialist list for Special Care Dentistry; Senior posts within the special care dentistry services

Employability

As well as enhancing their clinical skill and knowledge and increasing their opportunities for promotion, students are able to network with the senior UK specialists who teach on the programme. The interactions of graduates with staff has also led to our staff being invited to lecture to the colleagues of graduates.

Modules

Applied Biology, Systemic Disease and Behavioural Sciences - Core
Ethics, Governance and Public Health Policy in Special Needs Dentistry - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

5,850

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

To be confirmed

Entry requirements

All applicants must hold an approved dental qualification and normally have a minimum of two years' clinical experience post-qualification and be working in an appropriate practice throughout the proposed period of enrolment at UCL.

University information

UCL (University College London) is consistently ranked among the top ten universities in the world, conducting leading research across a wide range of subject areas. Throughout its long and prestigious history, it has inspired and educated countless minds and produced 30 Nobel prize recipients. With one campus located in the heart of Bloomsbury and a second campus in vibrant east London, the university is home to around 42,000 students...more

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