University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Paediatric Dentistry

This course teaches the academic and clinical skills you need to practise paediatric dentistry. You'll develop an evidence-based and critical approach to this specialism and to general clinical dentistry. A focus on research skills will give you the confidence to complete future clinical or laboratory-based research programmes.

Entry requirements

A basic dental qualification, and a minimum of 2 years' post-qualification clinical experience. MFDS or FDS is essential for UK students, and desirable if applicants are based elsewhere. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Research Methods in Clinical Dentistry; Principles of Clinical Management; Current Concepts in Clinical Dentistry; Dental Public Health: foundations and theory; Principles of Clinical Paediatric Dentistry I; Principles of Clinical Paediatric Dentistry II; Paediatric Dentistry Case Studies; Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment, final examination with clinical and academic components, dissertation based on a research project, presentation of selected patients.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MClinDent Full-time September 2016 GBP 40,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Post Graduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0114 271 7884