2019 start
MSc

Dental Technology

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.
Postgraduate dentistry student in Library

Course description

This course focuses on the provision of highly advanced and technically demanding dental appliances and medical devices. After training in research methods, you’ll carry out a research project of your own and learn how to apply your findings in practice.

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Modules

Core modules

  • Dental Technology I and II
  • Introduction to Digital Dentistry and Dental Manufacturing
  • Dental Materials Science
  • Research Problems and Approaches
  • Dental Laboratory Governance
  • Research Methods in Clinical Dentistry
  • Research Project

Teaching

There are lectures, seminars, tutorials and practical classes

Assessment

You’ll be assessed on written assignments and examinations, practical laboratory work and objective structured practical examinations (OSPE).

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry requirements

A degree in dental technology or a relevant subject such as biomedical science or bioengineering. Ideally two years post-training experience in dental technology and be able to demonstrate advanced technical expertise in the field.

If you don’t have a degree, we’ll accept an equivalent recognised professional qualification in dental technology.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Entry requirements for international students

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You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.

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Contact

dentalpgtadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 215 9318 or +44 114 215 9319

The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.