Postgraduate courses

Restorative Dentistry (2)

Module-based MSc in Advanced General Dental Practice

As part of its programme to promote stronger interactions between the School of Dentistry and general dental practitioners, the University of Birmingham runs a Masters Degree in Advanced General Dental Practice as an online distance learning programme making it easier to fit in with the lives of busy practitioners both in the UK and around the world. 

This qualification is based on a series of 20 credit modules, which can be taken part-time over a minimum of 2 years, however the time frame for completion is flexible. The course includes 60 credits of core modules, the successful completion of which will result in a Postgraduate Higher Education Certificate in General Dental Practice. The successful finishing of a further three modules then leads to a Postgraduate Higher Education Diploma. 

For the award of the full Masters degree, students will additionally present a clinical case project and an audit project, which will complete their studies.

For further details, please check out our coursefinder page

Restorative Dentistry MSc/Diploma/Certificate Part-time (Distance Learning)

This two year, part time course is designed for dentists wishing to enhance quality, predictability and enjoyment when managing restorative cases in a wide range of subject areas. The course has a very high percentage of practical content designed to fit into the busy schedule of general dental practitioners.

The course is suitable for both UK and international dentists at all stages of their clinical careers. For the duration of course students must be employed in suitable clinical setting that will provide patients requiring a range of restorative treatments, on which case report exercises are based.

The primary aim of this course is to enhance the quality and predictability of patient care. In addition, studying for the MSc is expected to significantly increase your professional satisfaction and confidence when carrying out a wide range of restorative procedures. We expect the development of Masters-level clinical skills to significantly increase your employability as well as your potential for private income and access to prospective NHS advanced care pathways.

The high level of practical content will take you through a unique programme of structured simulation and clinical exercises to be carried out in practice and on the residential courses. Comprehensive online resources are supplemented by two, week-long, residential courses using the state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities at University of Birmingham’s new £50 million Dental School.

Res Den Clinical Skills Suite (2)