University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Orthodontics

The programme fulfils the need for dental practitioners to have access to a higher dental degree which provides advanced clinical training in a number of dental specialities; the programme offers professional skills training and prepares candidates for the examinations of surgical Royal Colleges leading to the award of Membership in Orthodontics or further orthodontic qualifications.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have passed the Member of the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS) or Faculty of Dental Surgery (FDS) examination, or an equivalent, or an Honours degree in a relevant subject. IELTS 7.5.

Course modules

Year 1: Core modules: Epidemiology and statistics for public health 1; communication health promotion and clinical governance; research protocol; orthodontic patient clinical assessment; orthodontic treatment planning; orthodontic appliances a; orthodontic appliances b. Year 2: Growth modification and anchorage. Year 3: Multidisciplinary orthodontics; epidemiology and statistics for public health 1; communication, health promotion and clinical governance; research protocol; clinical research and investigation; doctoral thesis; orthodontic patient clinical assessment; orthodontic treatment planning; orthodontic appliances a; orthodontic appliances b; growth modification and anchorage; clinical practice; multidisciplinary orthodontics. Year 2 and 3: Clinical research and investigation; doctoral thesis; orthodontics speciality modules; clinical practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctoral Programme Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
Doctoral Programme Full-time £ 16,847 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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Key information

Contact: 
PG Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927