The Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics coursework at The University of Hong Kong will enable the students to acquire knowledge of the relevant literature and basic scientific skills; to develop a scientific approach to solving problems; to learn to assess and criticise scientific papers; to undertake typodont courses and implement techniques in clinical orthodontics to an advanced level; to integrate theoretical and practical knowledge in the management of all kinds of young and adult orthodontic patients; to acquire familiarity with related dental/medical disciplines and the biomedical sciences relevant to orthodontics; and to receive training in research methods.
Degree requirementsThe programme will include an oral and written examination of clinical knowledge and skills, as well as a research project to be planned, conducted and presented as a written thesis or a publishable paper to a committee including Internal and External examiners.
- Oral Epidemiology and clinical Research Methodology
- Multivariable statistical analysis in dental research and use of statistical software
- Orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning
- Clinical orthodontics
- Dissertation Writing for Master of Dental Surgery and Master of Science – An Induction Course
- 36 months
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DisciplinesHuman Medicine Dentistry Health Sciences View 53 other Masters in Health Sciences in Hong Kong (SAR)
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- A BDS degree of this University or an equivalent qualification.
- A minimum of 1.5 years of general dentistry.
- A fellowship from one of the Colleges is desirable.
International66972 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 66972 USD per year during 36 months.
National66972 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 66972 USD per year during 36 months.
- HK$525,500 per year
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