University of Sheffield
Dental Materials Science
This non-clinical course is run jointly with the Faculty of Engineering. It gives you a comprehensive education in basic materials science and the use of materials in dentistry and surgery. You�ll be taught by some of the leading academics in the fields of bio and dental materials science, tissue engineering, materials characterisation and biomedical engineering. You�ll also learn the principles of research and different techniques for evaluating dental materials and related health technologies.
You�ll need a dental or medical degree, or a minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree in science or engineering from an approved institution. Other degree-level qualifications may be suitable so please contact us for advice. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: current concepts in dentistry; dental materials science; selecting dental materials for clinical applications; science writing and health informatics; biomaterials 2; polymer materials chemistry; structural and physical properties of dental and biomaterials; dissertation. Optional modules: group projects and developing research; introduction to digital dentistry and dental manufacturing.
Assignments/coursework, examination and research project dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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