DClinDent Paediatric Dentistry
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 2018 start||
The DClinDent route is subject to approval
This three-year course teaches the academic and clinical skills you need to practise paediatric dentistry. You will develop an evidence-based and critical approach to this specialism and to general clinical dentistry.
A focus on research skills will give you the confidence to complete future clinical or laboratory-based research programmes.
You will undertake additional clinical practice and research leading to submission of a thesis at the end of the third year.
Lectures, tutorials, seminars, demonstrations, clinical skills laboratory sessions, case-based discussion, extensive practical clinical experience.
Parts of the course are taught with other disciplines. This creates a rich and lively environment for your learning.
Continuous assessment, final examination with clinical and academic components, dissertation based on research project, presentation of selected patient records.
3 years full-time
You need a basic dental qualification, and a minimum of two years’ post-qualification clinical experience. MFDS or FDS is essential for UK students, and desirable if you’re based elsewhere.
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.
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