University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Dental Public Health

Develop an in-depth understanding of dental public health practice. Apply your understanding to the challenges in the delivery, planning and management of health services. You�ll learn how to critically analyse problems and find practical solutions that protect and promote oral health. A Distance Learning (DL) version of this course is also available. If you�re too busy for a full-time course, DL allows you to study at home via the internet.

Entry requirements

A dental or medical degree, preferably with at least one year�s postgraduate experience. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: introduction to public health; dental public health: foundations and theory; health promotion; dental public health: application and critique; research methods in clinical dentistry; current concepts in dentistry; sociology of public health; introduction to statistics; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Formal examinations, coursework assignments, dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
Full-time £ 19,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Post Graduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0114 271 7884