The Dentistry BDS course at King's College London has three main components. The first consists of subjects common to medicine and dentistry, progressing from biomedical sciences through behavioural sciences, epidemiology, pathology and microbiology to human disease.
The second includes oral and dental aspects of the biological sciences leading to an understanding of the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of oral and dental diseases and disorders, and the effects of systemic disease on the oral and dental tissues.
The third covers the clinical and technical aspects of dentistry with the provision of comprehensive oral and dental healthcare for patients of all ages.
- Evidence-based and research-led degree programme with a high level of clinical experience in all areas.
- State-of-the-art clinical and technical facilities.
- Largest dental school in the UK graduating over 160 dentists a year.
- Partnership with the world-famous hospitals: Guy’s, King’s College and St Thomas’.
- Opportunity to intercalate a BSc degree.
Career prospectsA variety of career pathways are open to new dental graduates. The career path for many graduates is general practice, with others aiming to be consultants in the hospital dental service, senior clinical academics in a teaching hospital, or specialist practitioners. In every case, newly-qualified graduates will enter practice by way of Dental Foundation Training. Foundation Dentists (FDs) work in a Training Practice under supervision and have a day release course of lectures and demonstrations building on the undergraduate degree and giving instruction in all aspects of practice management. After this year, successful FDs can begin work as an associate in a practice.
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- Communication in Dentistry
- Management and Leadership
- Professionalism in Health Care
- Social and Behavioural Sciences
- Dental Public Health
- Care of the Dental Patient
- Science - Biomedical Sciences
- Conservative and Wnimum Intervention Dentistry
- Science - Oral and Craniofacial Biology
- 60 months
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DisciplinesDentistry View 41 other Masters in Dentistry in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Required subjects
- Preferred subjects
International43500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 43500 GBP per year and a duration of 60 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 60 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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