Dentistry BDS

BDS2(OSCE Component) DENT2003

  • Academic Session: 2023-24
  • School: School of Medicine Dentistry and Nursing
  • Credits: 0
  • Level: Level 2 (SCQF level 8)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No

Short Description

This is the Course Descriptor for the OSCE exam only. Please see DENT2002 for full details of the course.


Please see DENT2002 for BDS2 timetable


DENT2004 (WRITTEN), DENT2015 (pre clinical skills); DENT2002 - BDS


OSCE (objective structured clinical examination), consisting of ten stations with a clinical focus.

Main Assessment In: April/May

Course Aims

To build on the first year curriculum by providing learning opportunities and experiences that expand and deepen understanding of the scientific foundations of clinical practice.

To provide learning opportunities and experiences, including the direct care of patients, that begin the development of clinical skills and that will lead to the attainment of competence in the more basic of these skills in this year.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

Please see DENT2002 for full details of ILOs

Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits

Not applicable. Credits are attached to DENT2002.