Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry

Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry

The Master of Science courses in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry will give you the crucial core skills needed to stand out in this specialist area of practice. You will follow extensive training so you can reliably plan the aesthetic outcome of the most challenging of restorative cases.

Application Status
Open for Sep 2019

Study Mode
Distance Learning, Blended Learning, or Full Time

Duration
Distance or Blended Learning: 3 – 5 years
Full Time: 3 year

Course Fee
Distance Learning: £30,000 (£10,000 per year)
Additional charge of £4900 for course equipment and materials
Blended Learning: £30,000 (£10,000 per year)
Full Time: £90,000 (30,000 per year)

Course Leader
Raj Raja Rayan

Course contact for further information

Loji Thebe
T: 0121 345 9847
E: admission@comd.org.uk

Awarding Institution
Ulster University

Teaching encompasses prosthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, implantology, cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics. It encompasses a range of restorative competencies including pink and white tissue aesthetics, along with diagnostic tools, wax-ups, composite resins and the use of advanced IT technologies in the science of smile design.

Once complete, this course will equip you with the knowledge and clinical techniques essential for the delivery of competent, high-quality, safe dental care. This encompasses a range of restorative competencies including pink and white tissue aesthetics, along with diagnostic tools, wax-ups, composite resins and the use of advanced IT technologies in the science of smile design.

Courses*
Masters of Science (MSc) in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry

Distance Learning
Master of Science (MSc) in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry
Course Duration: 3 – 5 years
180 UK credits, 90 ECTS credits, 36 US credits

This course is delivered entirely online; you will be able to attend synchronous and recorded seminars on our advanced virtual learning platform. The practical sessions are also recorded, and the relevant materials are posted for you to complete the practicals in your practice.

Masters of Science (MSc) in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry

Blended Learning (Part Time)
Master of Science (MSc) in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry
Course Duration: 3 – 5 years
180 UK credits, 90 ECTS credits, 36 US credits

You will attend three intensive week-long residential schools in each stage of this course in our College in central Birmingham. Teaching will include seminars, practical interactive workshops and training on phantom heads and simulated models. Our phantom head models are inventively created to represent real case scenarios that you may encounter in a referral centre.

You will also have the opportunity to develop your clinical competencies in our dental hospital under the supervision of our qualified consultants.

Masters of Science (MSc) in Advanced Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry

Full Time
Master of Science (MSc) in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry
Course Duration: 3 years
360 UK credits, 180 ECTS credits, 72 US credits

You will study on full time basis in our state-of-the-art College and Hospital in central Birmingham. The course is delivered over 40 weeks per year. You will be exposed to diverse techniques and approaches, and will learn from a multidisciplinary team and gain professional experience by performing advanced restorative procedures on simulated models. Our phantom head models are inventively created to represent real case scenarios that you may encounter in a referral centre.

Flexibility to exit with a Post-Graduate Certificate (PG-Cert) or Post-Graduate Diploma (PG-Dip) in Clinical Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry.

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

Course Fees:

Distance Learning
£30,000 (£10,000 per year)
(Additional charge of £4,900 for course equipment and materials)

Blended Learning
£30,000 (£10,000 per year)

Full Time
£90,000 (£30,000 per year)

International Clinical Placement Module (optional)
£12,000 per module (4 intensive weeks of clinical training)

Entry
Requirements:

Distance Learning and Blended Learning Applicants

  • Undergraduate Degree in Dentistry, and
  • Current GDC registration (for UK applicants only) or equivalent for international students, and
  • Applicants will need to demonstrate evidence of professional indemnity cover, and
  • Health to be able to perform clinical practice, and
  • Current evidence of satisfactory DBS check

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.

Modules

Modules

Year 1

  • Basic Sciences, Biomaterials, Health Promotion and Minimal Invasive Dentistry
  • Examination, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Practical and Clinical Skills in Restorative Dentistry – Holistic approach to patient care
  • Research Methodology I

Year 2

  • Gnathology
  • Dental Implantology
  • Clinical Skills in Restorative Dentistry – Problem Solving for Patient Treatment
  • Research Methodology II

Year 3

  • Dental Facial Aesthetics
  • Clinical Governance, Management and Administration
  • Advanced Clinical Practice in Restorative Dentistry
  • Research Dissertation

Courses

We deliver education that is innovative and focused on clinical outcomes. We train the professionals of tomorrow, allowing those with ambition to develop their career.

Research Profile

With international research supervisors, from diverse backgrounds, and research interests, we are able to provide a wider range of research topics for you to choose from.

Dental Hospital

We provide a wide range of services and operate as a centre of referral for the local dental community and for patients who need specialist treatment in central Birmingham.

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