Dental Science

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Dental Science
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR052
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters B.Dent.Sc. (Hons)
Duration 5 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Special Entry Requirements
H3 + H4 In two of: Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Physics/ Chemistry

If you do not have a qualification in Physics you must present Mathematics at O5/H6 or better

Combinations of subjects not permitted: Physics/Che...

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

Expand+All undergraduate courses in Trinity are open to mature applicants. Mature student applicants are not required to satisfy the normal minimum entry requirements and are not required to meet competitive academic entry levels (e.g. Leaving Certificate p...

Alternative Entry Please Refer to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 32
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

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is Dental Science?
Dental Science is the study of the oral cavity and the diseases associated with oral tissues. This five-year programme is designed to ensure that graduates can safely and effectively deliver the full range of primary dental ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you’ll study

The curriculum is largely delivered in a problem-based learning (PBL) format, which aims to provide you with the skills to continuously evaluate and update your knowledge and clinical practice throughout your pro...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities

Graduates of the Dental Science programme in Trinity College are widely recognised for their clinical experience and are highly sought after. Graduates are clinically competent, have good communication ski...

Further Enquiries Get In Touch!
Tel: +353 1 612 7316 / +353 1 896 7301
Points History
Year Points
2019 590 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2018 590 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2017 589 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)