Taught course

Dental Implantology

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Clinical Dentistry
Qualifications
MMedSciDiploma

Entry requirements

You’ll be a dental surgeon with a primary dental degree and demonstrable skills in oral surgery and restorative dentistry. You’ll have completed basic clinical training in dental implantology and you must have at least two years’ experience in a hospital or general dental practice.

Months of entry

September

Course content

About the course

Enhance your critical thinking and build on your existing clinical skills. This advanced course will give you a theoretical scientific basis for oral implantology. The course is only run on a part-time basis.

Careers

Graduates practise dental implantology in hospitals and dental surgeries.

Core modules

Biology & Biomaterials for Oral Surgery (year 1); Surgical Techniques in Dental Implantology (year 1); Strategies for Treating Tooth Loss (year 1); Clinical Practice in Implant Dentistry (year 1 & 2); Research Project.

Teaching

Lectures, seminars, tutorials, student presentations, independent study and group work.

Assessment

Continuous assessment, written assignments, presentations, case logbooks, dissertation based on a research project (MMedSci only).

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MMedSci

part time
36 months

Diploma

part time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
dentalpgtadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 271 7884