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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Dental Technology

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This MSc puts you at the forefront of research into the rapidly evolving field of dental technology and materials. You’ll work with distinguished academics and clinicians throughout the programme and work on cutting-edge research projects.

  • Gain hands-on experience: you’ll attend consultant-led clinics and technical practice sessions
  • Learn research methodologies and skills
  • Exceptional outcomes: former students have gone on to win awards (such as the Drapers’ Company Prize andI ADR Heraeus Kulzer Travel Award) and gain prominent positions in research and industry
  • Study at one of the UK’s top-rated dental schools: we’re joint first for research impact (REF 2014)

Facilities

New postgraduate study and research facilities are available in the state of the art Blizard building, as well as the Institute of Dentistry, and include:

  • 11 dedicated seminar rooms and a student learning centre
  • 92 production laboratory spaces
  • Digital imaging and two cutting-edge cone beam CT machines
  • A PC in every operatory with ‘slave screen’ on chair for viewing images and discussing results with patient
  • Modern facial-scanning equipment
  • Facilities and services for 72 ‘phantom’ heads

Career paths

This MSc provides you with the research skills and experience necessary to pursue further academic research at PhD level. Other students go on to prestigious posts in industry.

Modules

Introduction to Implantology - Core
Management, Leadership and Communication Skills - Core
Aesthetics - Core
Advanced Technical Practice - Core
Research Project - Core
Properties of Dental Materials/Processing Methods - Core
Fundamentals of Research Methods - Core
Research Project and Report - Core
Occlusion - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£23,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2:2 or above at undergraduate level in a relevant subject such as Medicine, Dentistry, Dental Technology, Chemistry or Biology. A dental technology foundation degree with two years' post-initial qualification experience may also be considered.