Taught course

Special Care Dentistry

Institution
King's College London · Dental Institute
Qualifications
MSc

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

Special Care Dentistry provides a theoretical foundation and develops appropriate clinical skills for the care of patients needing special care with particular emphasis on the use of behaviour management techniques, analgesia, sedation and general anaesthesia. Also covers training in research methods and their practical application.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

Those working in the community dental service may be funded by their Trust. Those in general practice are usually self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Carole Boyle
Email
carole.boyle@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7188 6073/4
Fax
+44 (0)20 7188 1885/6