Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy BSc (Hons)

University of Leeds

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Course info

UCAS CODE A900
We offer the BSc (Hons) in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy for students wishing to train as a dental hygienist and dental therapist. Upon successful completion of the course and registration with the General Dental Council (GDC), you will be qualified to practise as both a dental hygienist and dental therapist.Since July 2002, dental hygienists and dental therapists have been able to work in all sectors of dentistry including community dental services, hospital services, defence medical... READ MORE

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Dentistry
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
13th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Dentistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 99 = 1% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Dentistry graduate salary at this uni
£31,000
UK Dentistry graduate salary
£31,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2019

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Dentistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
100%
Chemistry
99%
Mathematics
48%
General Studies
15%
Geography
10%

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Student rating ( 4.3) 1,513 reviews

5 star 44%
4 star 47%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane
Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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