MSc in Clinical Implantology A UK Masters Degree.
MSc in Clinical Implantology A UK Masters Degree.

Awarded by University of Central Lancashire. 1 year, Full Time

NEW for 2021.

This is a Full Time MSc in Clinical Implantology running on Campus in Preston, North England over 1 Academic Year: September 2021 – July 2022

Booking is open now and places are limited

Our postgraduate Dental Implantology course provides the busy General Dental Practitioner with a part-time educational route to acquire the skills and knowledge required of a Dentist with Special Interest (DwiSI). Students can study for an MSc over two years.

Dental Implantology aims to develop a critical understanding and the ability to evaluate the clinical theory, practice and associated research applied to the practice of dental implantology as a mode of referred treatment.

Our postgraduate course will provide you with the opportunities to apply the clinical theory, practice and associated research in the provision of dental implantology within the primary care setting. This course focuses on contemporary practice, teaching evidence-based principles and systems to ensure an optimal outcome for the patient and practitioner.

Course Programme. 180 Credits

Course outline

Induction training 

Induction course 9th and 10th Sept 2021 (webinar)

Module Clinical Implantology A series of approx 14 lectures and hands-on knowledge modules and approx 15 days supervised clinical practice. You will assess and plan appropriate treatment for patients. Includes: case assessment and treatment planning including use of radiographic stents and CBCT.

Module Utilising the Evidence Base

Module Research strategy and prepare and submit a 8,000-word clinically orientated research project, which may take the form of a mini-systematic review.

Final Examination

Course Highlights:

Comprehensive course content delivered part-time for the busy general practitioner

  • UK Qualification
  • 1-year full time course
  • Patients provided for clinical treatment
  • Place 4-10 implants over 15 clinical days
  • Clinical component – you will be treating patients under supervision on the course
  • Full CBCT training- fulfils UK requirements.
  • Digital workflow & laboratory training days
  • Fresh cadaver training
  • Post course support and mentoring

Entry Requirements:

Applicants admitted onto the course will meet the following requirements:

  • Be qualified as a Dental Surgeon and have a licence to practice dentistry
  • Be registered with the General Dental Council (or equivalent)
  • Be in professional practice or have a hospital appointment for a minimum of two years
  • Possess indemnity insurance with cover at an appropriate level
  • Possess a current certificate of immunisation against communicable disease (Hepatitis B)
  • Have sufficient competency in English language (IELTS Level 7 or equivalent). Competency may be demonstrated by qualification, accreditation of prior learning or separate University assessment.

DBS: all potential students must undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to admittance to the programme.

Applicants must provide evidence of their IELTS Level 7 certificate (or equivalent), GDC (or equivalent for overseas students) Certificate and Indemnity Insurance by either uploading a copy upon on-line application or providing a copy with their completed paper application.

Course Sponsors

Course Summary

Course date: Starting: 9th September 2021

Course start time: 9am

Course finish time: 5pm

Course Speaker: DR Fadi Barrak and visiting lecturers

Course Location: UCLan Campus Preston, North of England

Course Fee: to be confirmed

Duration: One Year

Level: Postgraduate

Delivery: Mixed Mode, Full-time

Campus: Preston

Start Date: September 2021

Award: MSc

Credits: 180