Dental Public Health, Policy and Leadership Online, M.Sc. | Part time online | Queen Mary University of London | United Kingdom
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Dental Public Health, Policy and Leadership Online

24 months
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10600 GBP/year
5750 GBP/year
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About

This Dental Public Health, Policy and Leadership Online programme offered at Queen Mary University of London gives you the expertise to lead strategic planning and combat major oral health issues in your setting. 

Overview

 You’ll gain the skills needed to face today’s dental healthcare challenges, learning how to make evidence-informed decisions and demonstrate strong public health leadership.

  • Gain specialist insight into dental health policy and a portfolio of technical skills
  • Part-time, online course so you can study alongside your other commitments
  • An ideal career boost if you want to lead in health service planning
  • Study at one of the UK’s top-rated dental schools: we are joint first for research impact (REF 2014)

What you'll study

This This Dental Public Health, Policy and Leadership Online programme offered at Queen Mary University of London focuses on how we can combat the global health issues and challenges facing dental healthcare today, using strategic planning, evidence-informed decision-making and strong public health leadership. 

You’ll discover how dental policy decisions are made and implemented, how to design a research study that can address issues in your healthcare setting, and what makes an effective leader.

You’ll take eight compulsory modules from the Postgraduate Diploma course and choose a specialist MSc module to gain advanced skills. You’ll also complete a dissertation, based on your research interests, in your second year.

You’ll be studying at an internationally respected institution: we’re the UK’s top-rated dental school for research impact (REF 2014). We have some of the most modern facilities in the UK: the Institute of Dentistry moved to new premises in The Royal London Hospital in 2014 – the first UK dental school to be built in 40 years. 

MSc students can also attend an optional two-week summer placement in the Institute of Dentistry, as part of the non-credit bearing module Leadership and Planning in Health and Public Services. For this module, you’ll also complete an e-portfolio to record your leadership development.

Programme Structure

Courses inluded:

  • Dental Public Health and Policy
  • Assessing Oral Health and Diseases in Populations
  • Evidence-Based Dentistry
  • Prevention and Oral Health Promotion
  • Research Methods
  • Primary Dental Care
  • Health Systems Policy and Performance 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For national: Late September/Early October.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in a relevant discipline such as Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Health Sciences, Oral Health Sciences, Public Health or Social Sciences.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10600 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5750 GBP per year during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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