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Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences

The courses aim to prepare you to be a safe practitioner, with the theoretical knowledge and expertise you need to confidently diagnose and manage the most challenging infections and oral manifestation of systemic diseases and confidently manage infection control in dental settings.

Taught by renowned international academics and experts in the field, you will learn how to effectively apply theory to practice in a safe learning environment. You will be exposed to an intensive mix of lectures, seminars and practical workshops (blended and full-time courses) using advanced clinical case scenarios, simulations, as well as contemporary ways of learning evidence-based medicine and problem solving. You will have the opportunity to discuss with peer students from other courses for a multidisciplinary approach and develop sound judgement based on evidence.

Master’s of Science (MSc) in Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences

(Oral Medicine OR Oral Microbiology OR Dental Infection Prevention and Control)
Part Time (Blended Learning)
Length of course: 2 years
180 UK credits, 90 ECTS credits, 36 US credits

You will attend two intensive week-long residential schools in each year of this course in our College in central Birmingham. Teaching will include seminars, practical interactive workshops, clinical scenarios, and training on phantom heads and simulated models.

Master’s of Science (MSc) in Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences

(Oral Medicine OR Oral Microbiology OR Dental Infection Prevention and Control)
Full Time
Length of course: 1 year
180 UK credits, 90 ECTS credits, 36 US credits

You will study on a full time basis in our state-of-the-art College in central Birmingham. The course is delivered over 40 weeks per year, and you will be exposed to diverse techniques and approaches. Teaching will include seminars, practical interactive workshops, problem based learning sessions, clinical scenarios, and training on phantom heads and simulated models. You will learn from a multidisciplinary team and gain professional experience from the experts of each field.

Master’s of Science (MSc) in Advanced Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences

You will study on a full time basis in our state-of-the-art College in central Birmingham. The course is delivered over 40 weeks per year, and you will be exposed to diverse techniques and approaches. Teaching will include seminars, practical interactive workshops, problem based learning sessions, clinical scenarios, and training on phantom heads and simulated models. You will learn from a multidisciplinary team and gain professional experience from the experts of each field.

In this variant, students complete all core and optional modules over three-year duration.

Flexibility to exit with a Post-graduate Certificate (PG-Cert) or Post-graduate Diploma (PG-Dip) in Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences 

* Master of Science courses are subject to final University validation agreement

 

Full Time and Blended Learning students: Masters of Science (MSc) in Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences- Oral Medicine

Students completing the 180 credits Masters (Full time or Blended Learning) will complete the following modules over two years of study:

Year 1:

  • Immunology and infection
  • Research Methodology I
  • Principles of Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology

Year 2:

  • Research Methodology II
  • Research Dissertation
  • Advanced Oral Medicine

One of the following optional modules:

  • General medicine in relation to oral health, or
  • Principles of Medical and Oral Microbiology, or
  • Principles of Infection Control and Decontamination

 

Full Time and Blended Learning students:
Masters of Science (MSc) in Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences- Oral Microbiology

Students completing the 180 credits Masters (Full time or Blended Learning) will complete the following modules over two years of study:

Year 1:

  • Immunology and infection
  • Research Methodology I
  • Principles of Medical and Oral Microbiology

Year 2:

  • Research Methodology II
  • Research Dissertation
  • Advanced Oral Microbiology

One of the following optional modules:

  • General medicine in relation to oral health, or
  • Principles of Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology, or
  • Principles of Infection Control and Decontamination

 

Full Time and Blended Learning students:
Masters of Science (MSc) in Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences- Dental Infection Prevention and Control

Dental Infection Control open for:

  • Dental Graduates
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapists
  • Dental Nurse

Students completing the 180 credits Masters (Full time or Blended Learning) will complete the following modules over two years of study:

Year 1:

  • Immunology and infection
  • Research Methodology I
  • Principles of Infection Control and Decontamination

Year 2:

  • Research Methodology II
  • Research Dissertation
  • Advanced Infection Prevention and Control

One of the following optional modules:

  • General medicine in relation to oral health, or
  • Principles of Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology, or
  • Principles of Medical and Oral Microbiology

 

Masters of Science (MSc) in Advanced Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences
Full time students only

Students completing the 360 advanced variant of the course will complete all the following modules over three years of full time study:

Year 1:

  • Research Methodology I
  • Principles of Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology
  • Principles of Infection Control and Decontamination
  • Advanced Infection Prevention and Control

Year 2:

  • Research Methodology II
  • Principles of Medical and Oral Microbiology
  • General medicine in relation to oral health
  • Advanced Oral Medicine

Year 3:

  • Research Dissertation
  • Immunology and infection
  • Advanced Oral Microbiology

 

 

Full Time Applicants

  • Undergraduate Degree in Dentistry, and
  • Letter of good standing or equivalent from an appropriate regulatory dental body, and
  • Applicants will need to demonstrate evidence of professional indemnity cover

English Language Requirements

Our courses require a minimum English level of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score under 5.5. If you do not meet the English language requirement we will give you a conditional offer subject to you meeting the requirement before the commencement of the course.

We are currently accepting applications for the 2019 intake.

If you have any questions, contact us on +44 (0)207 400 8989, or drop us an email on info@healthcare-learning.com

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Key Information

Application Status 
Open for Sep 2019

Study Mode 
Blended Learning or Full Time

Duration 
Blended Learning:
2 years

Full Time:
1 year for Mono Discipline (Dental Infection Prevention and Control, Oral Medicine, Oral Microbiology

Full Time:
3 years (Advanced Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences)

Course Fee

Blended Learning 
£18,000 (£9,000 per year)

Full Time 
£54,000 (£18,000 per year)

Course Leader
Noha Seoudi

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Instructor

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