Taught course

Paediatric Dentistry

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Clinical Dentistry
Qualifications
MClinDent

Entry requirements

You need a basic dental qualification, and a minimum of two years’ post-qualification clinical experience. MFDS or FDS is essential for UK students, and desirable if you’re based elsewhere.

You must also meet our health and Disclosure and Barring Service requirements for clinical courses.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This two-year course teaches the academic and clinical skills you need to practise paediatric dentistry. You will develop an evidence-based and critical approach to this specialism and to general clinical dentistry. A focus on research skills will give you the confidence to complete future clinical or laboratory-based research programmes.

Teaching

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Seminars
  • Demonstrations
  • Clinical skills laboratory sessions
  • Case-based discussion
  • Extensive practical clinical experience

Parts of the course are taught with other disciplines. This creates a rich and lively environment for your learning.

Assessment

  • Continuous assessment
  • Examinations with clinical and academic components
  • Dissertation based on a research project
  • Presentation of selected patients

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

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

MClinDent

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
dentalpgtadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 215 9318