University of Sheffield
Diagnostic Oral Pathology
This course will equip you with a critical, systematic understanding of oral pathological conditions that require diagnosis by histopathological methods. You�ll study the laboratory methods used to prepare oral diagnostic material for histopathological examination and the research tools used to advance the practice of diagnostic oral pathology. We teach you competence in the microscopical diagnosis of common and significant oral pathological lesions. You�ll learn when further information or additional procedures are needed to confirm a diagnosis.
You need a recognised dental qualification. You must have at least one year�s postgraduate experience in a relevant clinical discipline. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: basic principles of pathology; basic techniques in histopathology; research problems and approaches; laboratory research methods; diagnostic oral histopathology; advanced oral histopathology; current concepts in dentistry.
Introductory multi-choice assessment, examinations at the end of each semester consisting of written papers and a microscope-based exam, assessed essays and presentations at journal clubs and seminars, dissertation project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MMedSci||Full-time||£ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MMedSci||Full-time||£ 37,000 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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