Taught course

Prosthodontics

Institution
King's College London · Dental Institute
Qualifications
MClinDent

Entry requirements

All applicants: a dental qualification plus at least two years' post-qualification experience. EU applicants will normally need to satisfy any additional specialist training requirements and acquire a NTN before programme commences. For UK applicants FDS, MFDS or MJDF is desirable.

Months of entry

October

Course content

60% of time is dedicated to clinical experience in fixed, removable and implant prosthodontics. Covers the scientific background to implants, fixed and removable prosthodontics and clinical techniques, and includes: anatomy, physiology, histology and pathology of the dental and oral tissues, occlusion, epidemiology and prevention of dental caries and tooth wear, properties of dental materials, relation of radiology, infection control and audit in relation to prosthodontics. Teaching styles include close mentoring, chairside guidance and small group work that emphasises the importance of the evidence base for prosthodontics in the literature and creates new research opportunities. A research project is also undertaken.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information: www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

Self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

MClinDent

full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Ms Diane Dale
Email
diane.dale@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7188 1605
Fax
+44 (0)20 7188 1606