School of Clinical Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Dental professionals from all over the world come to Sheffield for postgraduate courses that enhance their careers.
About the course
|September 2016 start||
Course description 2016
This is an intensive mix of lectures, seminars and clinical work, enabling you to develop your skills and expertise to specialist level.
Working with colleagues from related specialisms to manage patient care, you'll develop the confidence to make sound judgements in complex, unpredictable situations.
Over the three years, you'll learn sophisticated research methods and apply them in a scientific research investigation, with specific outcomes for each year of study.
As part of the course, you will design and implement a research project that advances understanding in the discipline.
The course conforms to the GDC's Specialist Curricula. It covers the theory and skills needed to manage and treat prosthodontics and general restorative interdisciplinary cases.
3 years full-time
|September 2017 start||
Course description 2017
Develop your skills and expertise to a specialist level. Conforming to the GDC’s Specialist Curricula, the courses cover the theoretical basis and practical skills needed to manage and treat endodontics, periodontics or prosthodontics and general restorative interdisciplinary cases.
You’ll use various complementary learning modalities, interacting with colleagues and allied specialties in restorative dentistry to jointly manage patient care. Over the three years, you’ll learn sophisticated research methods and apply them in a scientific research investigation, with specific outcomes for each year of study.
The programme has been approved by RCS Edinburgh as recognised speciality training for eligibility to sit their MRD examinations in the three sub-specialisms of Endodontics, Periodontics and Prosthodontics.
Lectures, tutorials, seminars, demonstrations, clinical skills laboratory sessions, case-based discussion, extensive practical clinical experience.
Competency-based continuous clinical assessments, formal examinations, oral presentations, written assignments, research project.
3 years full-time
You must have a university-accredited degree in dental surgery that enables the practice of dentistry and a minimum of two years’ post-qualification experience in any sphere of restorative dentistry, including general dental practice.
You must also meet our health and Disclosure and Barring Service requirements for clinical courses.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.