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Unit information: Doctoral Unit in 2018/19

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Unit name Doctoral Unit
Unit code DENTD0000
Credit points 360
Level of study D/8
Teaching block(s) Academic Year (weeks 1 - 52)
Unit director Professor. Tony Ireland
Open unit status Not open




School/department Bristol Dental School
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences


This unit is part of a programme which aims to:

  • provide a higher degree in orthodontics for dental graduates;
  • prepare students for the Membership in Orthodontics (MOrth) at one of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons.

Intended learning outcomes

Produce a supervised research dissertation.

Teaching details

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Assessment Details

Submission and defence of research dissertation

Reading and References

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