University of Sheffield
Develop your skills and expertise to a specialist level. Conforming to the GDC�s Specialist Curricula, the course covers the theoretical basis and practical skills needed to manage and treat endodontics, periodontics or prosthodontics and general restorative interdisciplinary cases. You�ll use various complementary learning modalities, interacting with colleagues and allied specialties in restorative dentistry to jointly manage patient care. Over the three years, you�ll learn sophisticated research methods and apply them in a scientific research investigation, with specific outcomes for each year of study.
You must have a university-accredited degree in dental surgery that enables the practice of dentistry and a minimum of two years� post-qualification experience in any sphere of restorative dentistry, including general dental practice. You must also meet our health and Disclosure and Barring Service requirements for clinical courses. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Year 1: principles of periodontal treatment; principles of endodontic treatment; principles of conservative dentistry; management of the partially dentate patient 1; research project: literature review; clinical practice programme: new patient 1. Year 2: research methods in clinical dentistry; principles of clinical management; clinical practice programme: new patient 2; research project: experimental work data collection; clinical practice programme: treatment of own patients; speciality programme in endodontics, periodontics, or prosthodontics. Year 3: clinical practice programme: new patient 3; research project: completion and write up; clinical practice programme: treatment of own patients; speciality programme in endodontics, periodontics, or prosthodontics.
Competency-based continuous clinical assessments, formal examinations, oral presentations, written assignments, research project.
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