Dental Hygienist/Therapists are highly skilled professionals who promote good dental health care as part of a team - providing preventative, periodontal & restorative therapies in adults & children's teeth, through clinical treatment and education. This exciting and challenging programme is taught in Glasgow Dental Hospital, Glasgow Caledonian University and a number of outreach centres. The Dental School’s clinical skills laboratories have superb facilities and state of the art teaching technologies.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- General Dental Council
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How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BCC||to include Biology or Human Biology plus GCSE English and a second science (Physics, or Chemistry, may consider Maths) at C/4|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||must include Biology, plus GCSE English at C/4 and 2nd Science at C/4 (Double Science or Physics or Chemistry, may consider Maths).|
|Scottish Higher||BBBB||including Biology or Human Biology plus Nat 5 English and a second science at C|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H2, H3, H3||to include Biology or Human Biology|
|Leaving Certificate - Ordinary Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||O2, O2||in English and Maths|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||English SG3/GCSE grade C/4 /Int 2 C/National 5 C 2nd Science (Physics or Chemistry may consider maths) SG3/GCSE grade C/4|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||HNC in relevant field of study will be considered on an individual basis i.e. Dental Nursing alongside Highers being worked towards/completed. Also requires BBB at Higher including Biology or Human Biology|
|Scottish HND||Pass||HND in relevant field of study will be considered on an individual basis i.e. Dental Nursing alongside Highers being worked towards/completed. Also require BB at Higher including Biology or Human Biology|
SWAP Access to Medical Studies & Access to Biological and Chemical Sciences with an overall profile of BBB and 65% in the Biology Unit. Access to STEM if it covers Three units of National 5 Chemistry; Three units of Higher Chemistry; Three units of National 5 Biology; Three units of Higher Biology; Three units of National 5 Maths; Communications; Guidance and preparation for higher education with an overall profile of BBB and 65% in the Biology Unit. Other Science based Access courses will be considered, please enquire.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
To be organised by the University
Proposed Interview Dates: to be confirmed
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||7||IELTS of overall 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each element|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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