Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Graduate Diploma in Dental Public and Primary Health

 

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.

Scholarships

Key information

  • 48 credit points
  • 1 year full time, 2 years part time
  • Course code: 80330
  • Intake periods: February only

Important dates

Applications

Semester 1 2010: December 11

Commence

Semester 1 2010: February 22

The Graduate Diploma of Dental Public and Primary Health is designed to be an appropriate broad-based course of study for a person who wishes to pursue a career in dental public and primary health.

This program fosters the development of critical analysis and research competence as well as an advanced set of knowledge and skills in dental public health. Two streams are offered, one in public dental health and a second in rural and remote dental health (not currently available).

Course outline

The Graduate Diploma in Dental Public and Primary Health is offered in two streams, Public Dental Health or Rural and Remote Dental Health.

Public Dental Health Stream

The Public Dental Health Stream consists of:

Rural and Remote Dental Health Stream

The Rural and Remote Dental Health Stream consists of:

and one of:

Admission requirements

Entry to the Graduate Diploma in Dental Public and Primary Health requires:

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

or

  • a bachelor's degree from this University containing a significant component of dental health related coursework, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty
  • at least two years relevant experience in public or primary dental health

English Language Competence

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

Course enquiries

Course coordinator
Associate Professor Estie Kruger

Telephone: (+61 8) 9346 7248
Email: estie.kruger@uwa.edu.au