First cycle degree in

Dental hygiene

Class: L/SNT3 - Technical health professions

Class L/SNT3 - Technical health professions
Duration 3 years
Branch Treviso
Language Italian
Tuition fees and scholarships
Programme coordinator EDOARDO STELLINI
Access Restricted
Reference structures Department of neurosciences, School of medicine



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Characteristics and objectives
The Dental Hygiene Programs offered by the University of Padua prepare students to practice as primary oral health-care providers, in collaboration whit dentist. Beside technical skills of the dental hygienist, the students will approach subjects of human and pedagogical science, health management and multidisciplinary science. Moreover the student will learn all the methods necessary to evaluate his own work, law regarding dental hygienist profession with particular attention to radioprotection and ethical.

Occupational opportunities
The graduated perform his professional activities for the public health service and in private practise. He/she joins public health projects about prevention and oral health education. The student can continue his academic course joining the postgraduate program in Science of health professions and diagnostic techniques according to the specific admission modalities.

From Bachelor's degree to Master's degree
The student can continue his academic course joining the postgraduate program in Science of health professions and diagnostic techniques according to the specific admission modalities.