Taught course

Prosthodontics (Advanced Training)

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

Entry requirements

All applicants must hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of two years' clinical experience post-qualification.

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 page.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MClinDent (Advance Training) in Prosthodontics is an intensive clinical, academic and research programme across the disciplines of fixed and removable prosthodontics, including implant dentistry. It is offered as a full-time (three year) or part time (four year) programme. The programme length and content satisfies the training requirements to sit the Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD) or Prosthodontics examination.

The MClinDent Prosthdontics (Advanced Training) is an intensive programme for those dentists aiming for Specialist practice in Prosthodontics.  The programme ensures that you will develop a high level of clinical skill for diagnosing, treatment planning and restoratively managing advanced and complex cases with an evidence-based approach. 

The course covers all aspects of prosthodontic treatment including fixed (both conventionally prepared and resin-retained designs), removable and implant-supported prostheses for single missing teeth or partially/fully edentulous cases. 

The MClinDent Prosthodontics (Advanced Training) at UCL Eastman Dental Institute will help you see your patient management in a whole new holistic way.  Our programme is unique as our trainees are exposed to all dental implant treatment phases, including planning, surgical placement, and restoration.  Students also undertake laboratory work to appreciate its role in successful clinical outcomes.  Students will gain experience in both analogue and digital workflows in our new state-of-the-art Institute and Hospital faciliites.

Our programmes are supported by a number of full-time and part-time staff, including Clinical Academics, Consultants, Technical Instructors, Specialist clinicians and guest lecturers.  You will interact and experience teaching through a small and focused international cohort, as places are limited. Learning is accomplished through seminars, advanced diagnosis and treatment planning sessions, supervised clinical patient treatment, as well as supervised laboratory work.  The programme enjoys a worldwide reputation.

Fees and funding

Please see UCL website for full information about fees and costs for this programme.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MClinDent
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Assessment

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, small group teaching, journal clubs, and one-to-one teaching in clinical and laboratory settings. Assessment is through written papers (MCQ, MSA, and essays), mock written, oral and patient examination, supervised clinical work, workplace-based assessments, internal graduate appraisal, logbooks, and the dissertation.

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)20 3456 1092