King's College London

Course Introduction

The programme challenges you to think critically about oral health at population level. Subjects covered include the philosophy and principles of dental public health; the major health problems of a community (and their determinants); the organisation and delivery of oral health services; research methods, epidemiology and statistics; methods of control and prevention of oral and dental diseases; planning and evaluation for oral health; and social and behavioural sciences as applied to dentistry.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in a relevant subject plus an interest in the following: dental public health; community dentistry; preventive programmes; health promotion; special needs care; evidence of experience of research, report writing or relevant knowledge.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £20,160  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,000  Academic year. First year home fees