Comments about MMedSci Diagnostic Oral Pathology - At the institution - Sheffield - South Yorkshire
Entry requirements Recognised dental qualification. MFDS or FDS is desirable but not essential. At least one year's postgraduate experience in a relevant clinical discipline is essential.
MMedSci Diagnostic Oral Pathology
Four compulsory modules covering:
-Techniques in histopathology and
-An oral histopathology dissertation.
Other modules include:
-Research methods in laboratory and clinical subjects
-Advanced oral histopathology
-Research problems and approaches in oral pathology
-Observational work shadowing
-Practical laboratory techniques
-Independent directed self study
Formative assessment after four weeks: short MCQ paper, short essay question, practical diagnostic test and oral examination.
Summative assessment at the end of modules: short answer questions, essay questions, practical tests to determine level of skill achieved. Dissertation and oral examination at end of course.