BPP University

BPP University

Clinical Dentistry (Periodontology)

This course enables students to receive supervised clinical training in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of the periodontaly compromised patient and the importance of an effective maintenance protocol; the programme is delivered in collaboration with The City of London Dental School and is aimed at professionals who intend to expand on existing knowledge and skills; students develop an understanding of the different requirements essential to the provision of ethical, predictable and evidence-based treatment.

Entry requirements

Applicants require: an undergraduate qualification in dentistry; plus completion of at least 1 year in clinical practice; plus current General Dental Council practising certificate. Overseas applicants require: an undergraduate qualification in dentistry; completion of at least 1 year in clinical practice; letter of good standing or equivalent from an appropriate regulatory dental body; IELTS score of 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component); and current satisfactory immunization status, current evidence of a satisfactory Disclosure and Disbarment check and current evidence of malpractice indemnity insurance prior to commencing clinical placement.

Course modules

Modules include: Aetiology and diagnosis of diseases of the periodontium; operative implant dentistry; principles of oral medicine and oral pathology; fundamentals of bone augmentation and grafting; treatment and management of periodontal disease; advanced clinical practice; evidence based dentistry: understanding research; evidence based dentistry: professional project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by: written assignments; clinical examinations; and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MClinDent Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MClinDent Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MClinDent Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MClinDent Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 37,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Waterloo (London) Lambeth SE1 9NN South East

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