BSc (Hons) in Oral Health Sciences

The BSc (Hons) in Oral Health Sciences leads to a qualification in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy.

The BSc (Hons) in Oral Health Sciences is the only four year Honours degree in Scotland.

Reflective learning is essential throughout the programme, particularly in areas of clinical practice.

The small number of students admitted to this course each year lends itself to a variety of teaching and assessment methods.

Professionalism and fitness to practise are important elements for hygienist-therapists.

Information on how we support students during their time at University.

Graduates are well-placed to explore the dental career which suits their own particular interest and ability.

Our BSc Oral Health Sciences team.

For Staff and Students at University of Edinburgh and NHS Lothian staff and students accurate and secure personal health information is an essential part of patient health care. All staff have an ethical and legal duty to keep patient information confidential.