Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics MSc (Clin), M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    46000
    Tuition (Year)
    46000
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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This course is designed for dental practitioners who wish to further their knowledge in fixed and removable prosthodontics. This specialty comprises the diagnosis, management and treatment of missing or worn teeth using a combination of fixed, removable and implant-supported prosthesis.

About

This course aims to:

  • ensure you are competent in the design and interpretation of original clinical research at the forefront of current dental research (including data collection and statistical analysis using appropriate computer software);
  • provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the complex issues involved in the scientific basis of fixed and removable prosthodontics;
  • provide you with knowledge of contemporary practise of fixed and removable prosthodontics, (including an appreciation of an interdisciplinary approach to comprehensive patient care), to allow communication with both specialist non-specialist audiences;
  • enable you to plan, implement and complete a research project showing initiative and personal responsibility;
  • develop your knowledge, skills and attitude to enable critical evaluation and problem solving for prosthodontic problems to allow you to practise independently at the appropriate level.

Programme Structure

Course content for year 1

  • Additional clinical session per week (3.5 hours each)
  • Additional clinical skills training during first semester
  • Technical/laboratory skills training (one session per week)
  • A unique collaboration between The University of Manchester and MMU Centre for Dental Technology Studies
  • (40 extra clinical sessions)
  • Attendance at aesthetic composite hands-on course

Course content for year 2

  • Additional clinical session per week (3.5 hours each)
  • 3 further additional clinical sessions per week during semester one (50 extra clinical sessions)
  • Attendance at week-long multi-system implant training course
  • Technical/laboratory skills training (one session per week)
  • A unique collaboration between the University of Manchester and MMU Centre for Dental Technology Studies
  • Attendance at 'Post-graduate Education for the Dental Team' meetings
  • Seminar series delivered by North West Postgraduate Deanery - various national/international speakers
  • (40 extra clinical sessions)

Course content for year 3

  • Additional clinical session per week (3.5 hours each) (40 extra clinical sessions)
  • 3 further additional clinical sessions per week during semester one (50 extra clinical sessions)
  • Attendance at Endodontice course
  • Association of Dental Implantology (ADI). UK Annual Meeting (2 days residential)
  • Examination preparation for membership in restorative dentistry

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score: 577

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score: 90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

English language

Students whose first language is not English require one of the following:

  • IELTS test 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in the written component and no less than 5.5 in all components)

  • TOEFL test: 577 paper-based (with no less than 5.5 in the TWE - Test of Written English)

  • TOEFL test: 233 computer-based (with no less than 5.5 in the TWE - Test of Written English)

  • TOEFL test: 90 (internet-based) (Minimum: Listening/Writing 17; Reading 18 and Speaking 20)

  • Pearson Test 59-65 (with no less than 51 in each component)

Professional entry qualification

Primary Dental Degree from a recognised institution

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

The School also requires applicants to have at least two years' recent experience in general professional practice.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 46000 International
  • GBP 46000 EU/EEA

Funding

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