Dental Technology

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Dental Technology
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR803
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters B.Dent.Tech
Duration 3 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+This is a restricted entry course. Applications must be submitted by 1 February 2019. Applicants will receive a questionnaire in March to be completed and returned.

Leaving Certificate
Applicants are required to present six subjects including E...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants Mature Students
Applications may also be considered from mature applicants who do not satisfy the academic entry requirements but can demonstrate appropriate experience relevant to the course.

Note: Students are required to purchase an instrument kit which costs approximately €650, this should strictly be paid for within 1 month of starting the course.
Alternative Entry Please Refer to:
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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 6
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

You should avoid submitting an application close to a closing date. No extens...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+What is a Dental Technician?
Dental technicians work in a laboratory which is usually remote from the dental clinic. Dental technicians work to the prescription of a dentist; they perform the laboratory aspects of dentistry – fabricating crowns and...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you'll study
Dental Technology at Trinity is a three-year ordinary degree programme. Most of the teaching takes place in the Dublin Dental University Hospital (DDUH). The main aim of the course is to educate and train students t...

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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities
This course provides students with a well-rounded education in all aspects of dental technology whilst also challenging their ability to problem-solve. A Dental Technology, degree provides the best foundation...

Further Enquiries Get In Touch!
Contact: Course Administrator,
Natalie McGettigan
Tel: +353 1 612 7361
Points History
Year Points
2018 401 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2017 363 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2016 460 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)