Course Description

The aim of the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Dentistry (Advanced Restorative) is to develop your competence in advanced restorative procedures in pre-clinical and early clinical aspects of prosthodontics for general dental practice. You will acquire a sound understanding of treatment planning and treatment implementation in restorative dental surgery. The graduate certificate will provide you with a foundation for the more intensive theoretical and clinical work undertaken in the graduate diploma.

Working within Dentistry one must possess a number of attributes in order to be successful in Dentistry. We have attached a list of inherent requirements that students should meet before considering Dentistry as a career.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $42,000 total course cost.
International Students: $62,500 per year full-time

Starting dates

March, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Dentistry postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 60.9% (national average 62.4%)
Improved skills: 81.2% (national average 82.2%)
Overall satisfaction: 78.6% (national average 77.1%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Dentistry postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 91.5% (national average 87.8%)
Studying full time: 0.0% (national average 2.5%)
Median full time salary: $120,000 (national average $100,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 053860F
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: GCCLDARE1000