The Dental Hygiene at the University College London (UCL) will serve to enhance your level of professional confidence and leadership skills through individual study, group project work, teamwork and organisational skills.
This in turn may equip you to consider alternate employment settings such as allied healthcare leadership or teaching posts.
Teaching and learning
The modules will primarily be delivered online with block teaching at UCL Eastman of practical skills, lab work, group seminars and discussions. Learning methods will be through flip teaching, exercises based on reading material, discussion sessions, and didactic lectures. Assessment takes place through clinical cases, written assessments, online quizzes, discussion forums and oral examination
This degree will enhance your knowledge and understanding of Dental Hygiene which can be applied in a clinical setting. The completion of the dissertation in year 3 will provide students with research and leadership skills equipping them to consider alternate employment pathways.
Studying on this MSc programme will enable students to make evidence based assessments and apply them to clinical decision making. It will develop their ability to analyse or synthesise ideas and to organise complex materials in a lucid manner. It will enhance their professional confidence, leadership skills, and encourage teamwork skills.
Programme StructureCourses included:
- Periodontal Management I
- Dentition Management
- Health Behaviour Change
- Management of Other Oral Conditions and Special Care Dentistry
- Evidence Based Healthcare
- Leadership, Teaching and Clinical Governance
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.
DisciplinesPublic Health Dentistry Health Sciences View 1971 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All applicants must hold an approved dental hygiene qualification (diploma or bachelors) and be currently working as dental hygienist in practice with at least three years’ clinical experience post qualification.
International8000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8000 GBP per year during 36 months.
National6450 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6450 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.