King's College London, University of London
Dental Public Health
The programme challenges you to think critically about oral health at population level. Subjects covered include the philosophy and principles of dental public health; the major health problems of a community (and their determinants); the organisation and delivery of oral health services; research methods, epidemiology and statistics; methods of control and prevention of oral and dental diseases; planning and evaluation for oral health; and social and behavioural sciences as applied to dentistry.
An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in a relevant subject plus an interest in the following: dental public health; community dentistry; preventive programmes; health promotion; special needs care; evidence of experience of research, report writing or relevant knowledge.
Assessment is by written examination; one practical module, involving written, practical and oral examinations; one research module, involving the submission of a research project report including a literature review.
Overseas students apply for scholarships from the World Health Organisation, or the British Council or the Association of Commonwealth Universities; overseas applicants must apply in their own countries to the appropriate organisation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 20,160 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Denmark Hill Campus||Southwark||SE5 8AF||South East|
020 3299 2561