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Online Radiography Course Sept 2011

30 May 2013

Cork University Dental School & Hospital is pleased to announce the next Online Radiography course will commence in September 2011. The course duration is approximately six months.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course  students should be competent in dental radiographic technique for use in dental practice in Ireland.   The theoretical component of the course will be delivered online. The basics of radiographic technique will be delivered in Cork University Dental School and Hospital and subsequently supervised by your dentist in practice.

The course consists of 12 modules which are available online and presented by lecturers from The Diagnostic Imaging School of Medicine & Medical Science, University College Dublin.

Entry Requirements:

To enrol in this course you must be a current student of the National Dental Nurse Training Programme of Ireland or a qualified Dental Nurse or Dental Hygienist. You will also need broadband access to the internet using a computer with sound (headphones or speakers).  An email address is required, as all communication is via this method.

You will need access to intraoral and panoramic radiographic equipment and thesigned support of a dental practitioner who is willing to supervise you whilst you take radiographs for your logbook record.

 Qualification : Certificate in Intra Oral and Panoramic Radiography.

 Cost: €600.00

Course Outline, Application Form and Letter of Support for supervising dentist can be downloaded by clicking on the below link:

Online radiography course info

or by telephone and email:

Tel: 021 4901160  E: Siobhan.Shakeshaft@ucc.ie   
021  4205036  E: mary.harrington@ucc.ie

Completed forms can be returned to: Dental Nursing Office, University Dental School & Hospital, Wilton, Cork before  Friday 17 June 2011.

Cork University Dental School & Hospital

Wilton, Cork, Ireland