Masters | Postgraduate Course - Dental Public Health MDPH Course Details within University of Dundee

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Dental Public Health MDPH

Study Details

MDPH: 12 months full-time

The University of Dundee's Masters in Dental Public Health (MDPH) will prepare you for a career in promoting and improving oral health at a population level.

This course is unique to Scotland, and is a joint venture between the internationally renowned Dental Health Services Research Unit (DHSRU) at the School of Dentistry and the School of Medicine, University of Dundee.

Module details

Semester 1

DS52009 - Health Promotion
GM51010 - Clinical Statistics
GM51011 - Epidemiology
GM51012 - Public Health
GM51040 - Behavioural and Social Science

Semester 2

DS51008 - Dental Public Health
DS52010- Oral Epidemiology
DS52011 - Preparing for the Dissertation
DS53002 - Dissertation
GM52007 - Statistics for Clinical Trials
GM52008 - Research Methods

Entry Requirements

Applicants are normally required to hold a first class or upper second class degree in a health related topic and/or in subjects including dentistry, dental therapy/hygiene, the social sciences, and medical science.

Student Destinations

Dundee's MDPH course can lead to a practical or academic career supporting the development of Dental Public Health and reducing dental health inequality.

MDPH graduates pursue careers in health service planning, government offices, national and international health agencies, and in academia.

Additionally, this programme will enhance current dental careers with research skills and knowledge, and give a broad base of dental health knowledge applicable in other dental healthcare fields.