• Degree: Speciality Diploma
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Dentistry
  • Department: Developmental Sciences

Program Description

The Specialty Diploma requirements for Pediatric Dentistry consists of 40 Credit hours taken as follows:

• Mandatory Courses: 36Crs.

• Elective Courses: 4Crs.

The recommended duration of study to obtain the Specialty Diploma Degree is minimum 2 years.

Tuition Fees:

Total fees (LBP 30,000,000 / $ 20,000)


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
ANAT651 Craniofacial Anatomy and Embryology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
BIOM602 Dental Biomaterials 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
MICR651 Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Biology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ODTP601 Advanced Diagnosis and Treatment Plan 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ORBL601 Oral Biology 2 (2 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PEDI621 Pediatric Dentistry I 2 (2 Lec) PEDI
PEDI681 Pediatric Dentistry Clinics I 2 (6 Prac) PEDI
PHRM651 Applied Pharmacology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Second Semester
OPTH604 Advanced Oral Pathology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ORBL602 Electron Microscopy 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ORBL651 Applied Oral Biology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PEDI622 Pediatric Dentistry II 2 (2 Lec) PEDI
PEDI682 Pediatric Dentistry Clinics II 2 (6 Prac) PEDI
PEDT602 General Pediatrics 1 (1 Lec) PEDI
PHBS603 Biostatistics and Research Methodology 2 (2 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHYL652 Advanced Physiology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Third Semester
PEDI623 Pediatric Dentistry III 2 (2 Lec) PEDI
PEDI683 Pediatric Dentistry Clinics III 2 (6 Prac) PEDI
PEDI689 Applied Research I 1 (3 Prac) PEDI
PEDI693 Clinical Conferences 1 (1 Lec) PEDI
PHBS652 Practice Management 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Fourth Semester
PEDI624 Pediatric Dentistry IV 2 (2 Lec) PEDI
PEDI684 Pediatric Dentistry Clinics IV 2 (6 Prac) PEDI
PEDI690 Applied Research II 1 (3 Prac) PEDI
PEDI694 Journal Club 1 (1 Lec) PEDI
PHBS604 Public Health and Community Dentistry 1 (1 Lec) PEDI