University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Dental Public Health

Enhance your understanding of dental public health and the major oral health problems of a community. You�ll learn how to analyse problems to develop practical solutions that protect and promote the public�s oral health. Your study will include health services research and how to apply key findings in dental public health practice.

Entry requirements

The course is suitable if you have a dental or other health-related background. You need a recognised dental degree, a 2.1 Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification with at least one year�s experience. Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: introduction to public health; dental public health: foundations and theory; health promotion; dental public health: application and critique; introduction to statistics; sociology of health and illness; current concepts in dentistry; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Formal examinations, coursework assignments, dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MClinDent Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
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0114 271 7884