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Bachelor of Dental Heath Science
Bachelor of Dental Heath Science

Bachelor of Dental Heath Science

  • ID:GU610096
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Duration:
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$56,500.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$609.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$56,500.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$609.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Prerequisites: English, English as an Additional Language, Literature or English & Literature Extension (Units 3&4, C)

English Requirements

English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to this program are as follows:

  • A minimum overall band score of 7.0 on IELTS (Academic) with no sub-score of less than 7.0

  • OR the Occupational English Test (OET) with a minimum score of B in each of the four components (listening, reading, writing and speaking)

  • OR the Pearson Test of English (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 65 with no score less than 65

  • OR an internet-based (iBT) TOEFL score of 94 (no score less than 24 for listening, 24 for reading, 27 for writing and 23 for speaking).

English test results must be no more than two years old.

Course Information

This degree is the first step towards a career in Dentistry. You will learn from extensive hands-on training from the first year of your studies.

You will study and work alongside registered Dentists and Dental specialists in real life settings including in regional areas and in our modern dental clinic and specialised laboratories in the new Griffith Health Centre. You will enhance your skills through professional practice placements.

Honours is available through an additional year of study.


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Year 1

You must complete the following courses:

  • Chemistry of Biological Systems I - 1001MSC

  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems I - 1016MSC

  • Cells, Tissues and Regulation - 1014MSC

  • Pre-clinical Dental Sciences - 1040DOH_Y1

  • Genes and Disease - 1005MSC

  • Chemistry of Biological Systems II - 1015MSC

  • Pre-clinical Dental Sciences - 1040DOH_Y2

  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems II - 1017MSC

Note: Students must successfully complete all Level 1 courses before progressing to Level 2 DOH coded courses.

Year 2

You must complete the following courses:

  • Biochemistry - 2005MSC

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 1 - 2050DOH_Y1

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 2 - 2051DOH_Y1

  • Social Sciences 1 - 2052DOH_Y1

  • Microbiology for Oral Health - 2015MSC

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 1 - 2050DOH_Y2

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 2 - 2051DOH_Y2

  • Social Sciences 1 - 2052DOH_Y2

  • Pathology General - 2006MED

  • Pharmacology for Oral Health - 2020PHM

Note: Students must successfully complete all Level 2 courses before progressing to Level 3 DOH coded courses.

Year 3

You must complete the following courses:

  • General Dental Practice 1 - 3060DOH_Y1

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 3 - 3061DOH_Y1

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 4 - 3062DOH_Y1

  • Social Sciences 2 - 3063DOH_Y1

  • General Dental Practice 1 - 3060DOH_Y2

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 3 - 3061DOH_Y2

  • Clinical Dental Sciences 4 - 3062DOH_Y2

  • Social Sciences 2 - 3063DOH_Y2

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

As a graduate of this degree and our Master of Dentistry, you will be qualified to work as a registered Dentist with opportunities in private practice, hospitals, school dental clinics and the armed services. Further study and research can lead to a career in academic teaching or specialty practice.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 609 ($) AUD per year

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