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Oral Health Science at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS

Oral Health Science

Glasgow Caledonian University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Course summary

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.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • General Dental Council

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
90%
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 6 months (Most common jobs)
100%
Go onto work and study

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How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

This course has restrictions on who can apply.

This course is NOT open to International Applicants

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeA990
Institution code G42
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
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)

Health checks

To be organised by the University

Interview

Proposed Interview Dates: to be confirmed


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7IELTS of overall 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each element

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £1820 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1

Additional fee information

Scottish domiciled and EU full-time undergraduate students studying in Scotland will not normally have to pay tuition fees, although you must still apply to have your fees paid on your behalf by Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) each year. You should apply online through the SAAS website. You can usually apply from April onwards. For eligibility details and information on how to apply, visit www.saas.gov.uk. Students domiciled in England, Wales and Northern Ireland (rUK), should apply for a Tuition Fee Loan from their own Local Education Authority. If you live in: England - you should apply to Student Finance Direct Wales - you should apply to Student Finance Wales Northern Ireland - you should apply to Student Finance NI

Sponsorship information

The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Oral Health Science at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS