Postgraduate

Graduate Diploma in Dental Sleep Medicine

Enhance your understanding and skills in the field of dental sleep medicine by completing a Graduate Diploma in Dental Sleep Medicine.

Careers and further study

Take your studies to a new level and discover what career opportunities lie ahead.

Career Pathways

This course will equip dentists with the skills, knowledge and experience to pursue a specialisation in dental sleep science and related areas.
This course will equip dentists with the skills, knowledge and experience to pursue a specialisation in dental sleep science and related areas.
This course could lead to these

Career Opportunities

Further Study

Students may consider further studies in research by undertaking a Master of Philosophy or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).
Students may consider further studies in research by undertaking a Master of Philosophy or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).

Fees and scholarships

Learn more about the fees that apply to you for this course. For fee type definitions and further assistance, see the Fee Calculator Help page. You can also search our database for scholarships that are relevant to you or this course.

Domestic Fees

Postgraduate – Commonwealth supported students

The Annual Fee is an estimate only based on a standard annual study load of 48 points.


For Commonwealth Supported Places, student contribution amounts are charged by unit. For an accurate fee estimate, go to the Fee Calculator and select “I want to price my units”.

For Full Fee Paying places, students are charged an annual course fee. Visit the Fee Calculator and select your course to see the annual and total course fees.

Course Credit Points
24
Average Annual Fee - 2021
$8,747.06
Typical Fee Range - 2021
$3,950.00 - $14,500.00

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Admission requirements

If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
(a) a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Doctor of Dental Medicine, or an equivalent qualification that allows dentistry practise, as
recognised by UWA;
and
(b) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent;
and
(c) at least two years of relevant, documented professional experience assessed by UWA to be sufficient to permit
satisfactory completion of the course;
and
(d) registration to practice dentistry, demonstrated by
(i) registration on the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Agency Website; or
(ii) satisfactory documentation showing registration with an international accreditation body, as recognised by UWA

Ranking and Selection Process

Where relevant, admission will be awarded to the highest ranked applicants or applicants selected based on the relevant requirements.
Bachelor of science and master of teaching (secondary)

English competency

English is the language of instruction and assessment at UWA and you will need to meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible for a place.
Bachelor of science and master of teaching (secondary)

How to apply

Ready to apply for this postgraduate course? Follow the steps and you’ll be on your way to joining us at UWA.

Course details

This course provides dentists with the opportunity to broaden their scientific and clinical knowledge and understanding of sleep, its fundamental physiology and neurobiology, and the various technologies with which sleep is monitored.

About the course

Students will gain clinical experience through sleep laboratory visits, clinical exercises and clinical observations during their course.
Graduate Diploma in Dental Sleep Medicine

Quick details

Status
  • Available 2019
Locations
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • Online
Starting dates
  • Non-standard teaching periods at the beginning of the year and mid-year
Weekly contact time
  • For information regarding course contact hours and requirements refer to the Handbook.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 52230
  • This course is not available to international student visa holders
Graduate Diploma in Dental Sleep Medicine
Status
  • Available 2019
Locations
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • Online
Starting dates
  • Non-standard teaching periods at the beginning of the year and mid-year
Weekly contact time
  • For information regarding course contact hours and requirements refer to the Handbook.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 52230
  • This course is not available to international student visa holders
Full time/part time duration
  • 2 years
Degrees course is available in
  • Graduate Diploma in Dental Sleep Medicine

Course structure

Postgraduate coursework degrees and combined (coursework and research) degrees comprise a number of units. Refer to the course structure for more information.