The Postgraduate Certificate Commissioning and Dental Advising is aimed at professionals working in dentistry, who wish to develop their role as an advisor to the profession in the emerging and changing world of dentistry.
The Postgraduate Certificate Commissioning and Dental Advising will support dental professionals who are engaging in providing advice in dentistry.
LEARNING ENVIRONMENT AND ASSESSMENT
The course is taught in modern well-equipped classrooms by tutors selected for their knowledge and expertise. The course team includes specialists within the dental profession and experienced academics who will provide personal tutorial support and overall course management. The University has an excellent range of electronic resources to support the course.
Each module is assessed independently, using a range of assessment techniques that are appropriate to the learning outcomes and contents of the module. Examples of assessments include case presentations, assignments and reflective logs.
The aim of the Postgraduate Certificate is to: -To develop and support dental professionals in the role of the adviser -To expand a critical understanding of dentistry in relation to commissioning and advice -To provide opportunities for critical engagement with wider theories and legislation in relation to the role. -To provide a supportive collegiate environment for their development as advisers in dentistry
Each module has individual learning outcomes and students will be supported to achieve these.
The course team have been selected for their expertise both from a dental and/or academic perspective. The course team will work collaboratively to support students throughout the taught workshops and the personal tutor will be available for additional support.