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Master in Dental Public Health (MDPH)

Master in Dental Public Health (MDPH)

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Full time | University of Sheffield | 1 year | SEP-21

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MDPH - Master in Dental Public Health

Subject areas

Environmental Health (General) Health Promotion Dentistry

Course type


Course Summary

Course description

On this course, you’ll develop an in-depth understanding of dental public health practice. You'll be able to apply your understanding to challenges in the delivery, planning and management of health services.

You’ll learn how to critically analyse problems and find practical solutions that protect and promote oral health.

Once you've graduated, you’ll also be able to understand and carry out health services research and apply key findings into dental public health practice.

This course often produces the researchers of the future, with many students progressing to study for a PhD.


Health and Social Justice - Core
Introduction to Statistics - Core
Sociology of Health and Illness - Core
Research Methods in Clinical Dentistry - Core
Dissertation - Core
Health Promotion - Core
Dental Public Health: Foundation and Theory - Core
Introduction to Public Health - Core
Dental Public Health: Application and Critique - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

A dental degree, health-related degree or evidence of adequate experience with at least one year’s postgraduate experience.