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Dental Public Health

University College Cork

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
11620 EUR/year
5850 EUR/year
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About

The aim of this Dental Public Health postgraduate course at University College Cork is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead and support the development of dental public health nationally and internationally.

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Overview

Dental Public Health at University College Cork is the science of preventing oral diseases, promoting oral health and improving the quality of life through organised efforts. It concerns not only actions directed at populations as a whole, but also at the groups and individuals that make up populations.

Highly-trained public health specialists are required in Ireland and abroad to tackle issues such as health inequalities; their causes and solutions; communicable diseases; oral health; obesity; smoking and international health development.

The MSc Dental Public Health is an innovative course designed to offer multi-disciplinary academic and experiential development.

The course emphasises:

  • student-directed learning
  • multi-disciplinary teaching and learning
  • problem solving
  • skills training
  • flexibility

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Principles and Practice of Public Health
  • Applied Research for Public Health
  • Public Health Informatics
  • Leadership in Public Health
  • Decision Analysis and Evaluation Methods in Health Care and Health Care Financing
  • Critical Social Science Perspectives on Public Health
  • Dental Public Health
  • Preventive Dentistry
  • Minor Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Prospective students must satisfy the following:

  • Students accepted on the course should hold a BDS (Hons) Degree of the NUI or equivalent degree. Health care professionals, for example medical doctors, nurses or auxillary dental workers holding relevant degrees will also be considered.
  • Include with application form a sample of their own written work
  • Satisfy an interview board.
  • All applicants should indicate on their application from their reasons for wishing to enter this programme and will be required to discuss these at interview.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11620 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11620 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5850 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5850 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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