Taught course

Implant Dentistry

Institution
UCL - University College London · Eastman Dental Institute
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

All applicants must hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of two years' clinical experience. For further requirements please refer to the institute's Implant Dentistry PG Dip http://www.ucl.ac.uk/eastman/education/programmes/implant-dentistry-postgraduate-diploma page.

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: Good.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This part-time three-year Postgraduate Diploma programme is designed for dentists with little or no experience in implant dentistry, to enable them to comprehensively diagnose, treatment plan and treat, within the scope of their ability, patients in need of implant-based surgical and prosthodontic treatment.

Students benefit from first-class facilities for both education and research which provide unique, seamless training in specialist dentistry and access to a wide range of clinical cases and techniques ensuring experience of managing complex clinical problems.

The tutors are all registered specialists with particular emphasis in prosthodontics which helps with planning simple and complex restorative cases and the learning extends beyond basic implant dentistry.

All students treat patients on-site with one-on-one supervison and mentoring of implants cases with registered specialist from planning, surgery and restoration of the cases. This provides significant suppport and confidence for students - particularly the less experienced.

Part-time: 3 years; Flexible: up to 5 years;

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

part time
36 months
full time
60 months

Assessment

The programme is delivered through a series of interactive lectures, seminars, hands-on training, live surgery and supervised clinical treatment.

The programme consists of approximately 82 contact teaching days, divided approximately as follows: Year 1: 30 days; Year 2: 34 days; Year 3: 18 days.

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)20 3370 1214