This Masters programme is designed for dental graduates who wish to develop clinical skills in endodontics.
Why this programme
◾You will gain a qualification which will enable you to extend your clinical diagnostic and treatment skills and you will also receive a solid grounding in research methodologies. ◾You will have the opportunity to attend all postgraduate lectures in the Dental School which includes external speakers and speakers from dental companies. ◾You will also have the opportunity to attend specialist society conferences such as the British Endodontic Society and the British Society of Restorative Dentistry.
You will attend lectures and seminars and take part in tutorials and Pre-clinical skills sessions, as well as undertaking clinical sessions under direct clinical supervision.
You will take a core course consisting of basic sciences, health sciences and research sciences, and a number of clinical courses dedicated to didactic teaching, reflective learning, clinical procedures and hands-on training in endodontics.
Year 1 ◾Course 1. Biology of endodontic diseases ◾Course 2. Principles and practice of root canal treatment ◾Course 3. Interdisciplinary endodontics
Year 2 ◾Course 4. Endodontic management of RCT problems and failure ◾Course 5. Endodontics within the population and options for tooth replacement ◾Research course. You will be encouraged to carry out a concise research project using existing facilities alongside our research themes.
Please note this course does not lead to MRD
This qualification will prepare you for a clinical academic post or clinical dental practice both in the UK and overseas. You will need to sit the Overseas Registration Examination if you wish to practise dentistry in the UK.