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

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. It also covers training in research methods and their practical application. You will also undertake a research project. Research focus is on the management of individuals requiring special care and the impact of providing this service for the community.

Information for international students

Visit our admissions webpages to view our English language entry requirements.

Fees and funding

Visit the fees and funding webpages to find out more about bursaries, scholarships, grants, tuition fees, living expenses, student loans and other financial help available at King's.

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