Dental Public Health

University College Cork


Course Name Dental Public Health
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MDPH
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MDPH
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €5,980.

The Non-EU fee for this course is €12,000.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment in January.

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Entry 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 wo...


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Lectures are scheduled for Thursday evenings and all day Friday. Extensive reading is required. Reading lists are provided with each module. The course is a taught master’s, modular in format with assessment through written e...

Course Content

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The aim of this postgraduate course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead and support the development of dental public health nationally and internationally.

Dental public health is the science of p...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The following modules are taken as part of the course:

EH6051 Principles and Practice of Public Health
EH6052 Applied Research for Public Health
EH6053 Public Health Informatics
EH6054 Leadership in Public Health
PA6001 Decision Analysis and E...

Careers or Further Progression

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At the end of this course you will be able to:
- analyse critically and debate the theories and issues related to dental public health and effectively communicate your perspective to peer groups:

- construct argume...

Further Enquiries Prof. Mairead Harding
+ 353 (0) 21 490 1103

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