Develop and understand what is needed in modern orthodontics and its scope for use in primary care dental practice.
Students will receive tutoring from a wide range of experts in the field of Orthodontics.
Our modular scheme allows GDPs to pursue a flexible pathway over a period suited to individual requirements and circumstances
If you would like to view the core modules and your course in greater detail, please visit this page.
Much of our teaching is carried out in our regional teaching centre in Royal Leamington Spa.
We use a wide variety of educational tools, including a hands-on typodont session in our clinical skills laboratory.
Receive tutoring from a wide range of experts in the field of Orthodontics.
Receive support to think creatively and independently, to solve problems, to exercise judgment, and to communicate clearly and effectively with patients and colleagues
Our lecturing team have vast experience in all clinical treatment modalities, including self-ligation mechanics such as the Damon system, lingual appliances, and the Invisalign appliance.
There is a range of assessment styles, including written assignments, OSCEs, vivas and project reports.
The programme is suitable for dentists who wish to develop their interest in Orthodontics and/or who wish to develop a special interest in orthodontics.
To Visit Warwick...
There are a number of different ways to visit the University of Warwick throughout the year. We host bespoke PG visits, where you can talk directly with your chosen department and explore our campus through a personalised tour. Some departments also host their own events and open days, where you can learn more about your department or course of study. To find out more about all of these opportunities, visit our Postgraduate Visits page.
Part-time: 3 - 8 years
Students are also expected to:
- Hold a license to practise dentistry (BDS or LDS or international equivalent)
- Be a current member of the General Dental Council or international equivalent for overseas candidates
- Have their own indemnity insurance for practising dentistry
- Normally have completed one year post-qualification, which may be Dental Foundation Training where appropriate
English Language Requirements
If your first language is not English, you must have completed an English language test in advance. We require:
- IELTS score of at least 6.5 overall (with 6.5 in the reading and writing components)
- PTE (Pearson Test of English) score of 55
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