Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Graduate Diploma in Forensic Odontology


How to apply

Domestic students

Please complete the application form

International students

Information for International students

In addition to the attachments required in the application form applicants who are not graduates of this University must submit an original transcript or certified copy of their academic record for all tertiary qualifications to date.


Key information

  • 48 credit points
  • 1year full time, 2 years part time
  • Course code: 91350
  • Intake periods: February only

Applications are sought from registered dentists for the Graduate Diploma in Forensic Odontology course.

The course incorporates the application of medical, scientific and legal disciplines related to forensic dental investigations. It prepares dentists to provide forensic odontology services to the community.

This is a full fee-paying course that runs over one year with the main teaching load confined to two five-week modules. It is structured to suit dentists who are currently working full- or part-time.

Course outline

The Graduate Diploma in Forensic Odontology consists of 48 points in total comprising all of:

Admission requirements

Entry to the Graduate Diploma in Dental Education Studies requires:

  • a degree of Bachelor of Dental Science from this University, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty

English Language Competence

All UWA coursework programs have a minimum level of English language competence necessary, for both Domestic and International students.

Course enquiries

Curriculum Officer

Maria Maseyk

Telephone: (+61 8) 6457 7634

Email maria.maseyk@uwa.edu.au