University of Dundee
This course offers a wide ranging, in depth knowledge of oral biology in its broadest sense including relevant microbiology and disease processes. Study explores the fields of craniofacial development and anomalies; pain and jaw muscle control; salivary physiology; cancer biology; microbiology; cariology and tooth surface loss.
Applicants are normally required to hold dental degree or a 1st class or2.1 science degree in a biomedical sciences discipline. There will be some flexibility for accreditation of prior or experiential learning. Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of competence in English; IELTS minimum mean score of 6.5 or equivalent, with no less than 6.0 in any component.
Academic skills 1: principles of learning and teaching (15 credits); cranio-facial development and anomalies (15 credits); dental and periodontal tissues, development and structure (20 credits); academic skills 2a: principles of assessment (15 credits); academic skills 2b:educational skills; neuroscience (20 credits); oral environment and endemic oral disease (20 credits); project (60 credits)
Exams, essays and assignments contribute to the final mark, and a dissertation which is assessed through the production of a thesis and a viva exam.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,000 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|