Dental Hygiene Diploma of Higher Education

Cardiff University

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Course info

UCAS CODE B750
Our aim is to educate professional Dental Hygienists eligible for unsupervised clinical practice (under the prescription of a Dentist) integrated within dental teams. The course has been re-validated by the General Dental Council as recently as 2015.As a member of a team directed by a dentist, you will be equipped with all the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed to prepare you for the working environment of dental hygiene. On graduation, you will be registered with the General Dental... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Medicine
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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38th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
33rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
2 Years

Dentistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2019

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Dentistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
96%
Chemistry
89%
Mathematics
59%
Geography
8%
Psychology
8%

Tuition fees

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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£38,059 per year
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More info: This fee is based on an assumed RPIX (1% for illustration purposes) plus 2% in April 2020..

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Where you'll study

Cardiff University

30-36 Newport Road
Cardiff
CF24 0DE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cardiff Queen Street  0.1 miles away

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