UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Special Care Dentistry

The programme aims to provide a grounding in basic practical and academic skills necessary for the contemporary practice of special care dentistry, identifying key concepts which underlie successful patient treatment, together with an understanding of the evidence base for special care dentistry and the ability to critically access scientific literature.

Entry requirements

All applicants must normally hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of 2 years' clinical experience post-qualification.

Course modules

Core modules: applied biology, systemic disease and behavioural sciences; ethics, governance and public health policy in special needs dentistry.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, journal clubs and clinics organised by many of the scientists and clinicians of the institute and allied hospital.

Sponsorship information

UCL Graduate School funding available.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 5,195 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgCert Part-time £ 12,840 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 3456 1092