MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Endodontics

MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Endodontics

The MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Endodontics provides extensive teaching of contemporary endodontics for general dental practitioners and hospital dental staff. Developed through collaboration between the University of South Wales and Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board this is the only course of its type in Wales.

The Clinical Endodontics course is designed to strengthen knowledge and understanding in the field of endodontology, improve clinical skills in all aspects of endodontic diagnosis, treatment planning and clinical treatment, and hopefully lead to increased job satisfaction. You will undertake clinical work placements at the Department of Restorative Dentistry at Morriston Hospital and Port Talbot Resource Centre. Lectures will take place on the University’s Glyntaff campus.

What you will study


Year one

The first year involves attending 14 full days (mostly Fridays)

  • Endodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
  • Endodontic Access, Canal Shaping, Cleaning and Obturation
  • Restoration of the Endodontically Treated Tooth
  • Clinical Sessions With Live Patients

Year two

You will spend three days at the University of South Wales’ Glyntaff campus studying the Research Methods module.

  • Research Methods: Clinical Endodontics
  • A Practice-Based Clinical Case Studies Portfolio
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Michelle Thomas, course leader


This course is taught at: Glyntaff Campus, Pontypridd


  • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
    • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2018