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Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science

To apply, you must have submitted an application and received your ID from SATAC.

If you experience any issue when completing this form, please contact the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences via email.

Please note :

  1. The Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science is a quota-based program.
  2. The program is open to registered dental and oral health therapists.
  3. Current qualifications must have lead to registration as a dental therapist or oral health therapist and must include dental therapy restorative skills as part of the curriculum.
  4. Eligible qualifications include:
    • Bachelor of Oral Health (or equivalent) – curriculum must include restorative skills
    • Diploma in Dental Therapy
    • Certificate in Dental Therapy
  5. You may be contacted directly by the Faculty of Health Sciences regarding your application
  6. Successful applicants will be advised by SATAC.

You will need to provide the following with your application (if applicable):

Note: PDF is the preferred file type: 20MB is the maximum combined file sizeable to be uploaded.

  • Qualification Certificate
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Personal Competency Statement
  • Referee Reports
  • A copy of your registration certificate from the Australian Health Practitioner Registration Authority (AHPRA)
  • A copy of your current radiography licence
  • Contact details for your Clinical Mentor.

 Grad Cert in Oral Health Science initial entry form
* Indicates Required Information

Personal Details

Qualifying Information

Personal Competency Statement


Please upload copies of the following current certificates:


To apply, you must have completed a Bachelor of Oral Health (or equivalent), Diploma in Dental Therapy (or equivalent), Certificate in Dental Therapy (University has previously recognised as equivalent to Diploma in Dental Therapy.

Please provide your details below:

Please provide qualification certificate and/ or relevant degrees or diplomas (If you have completed a Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Adelaide, please upload your Student ID number on a document in the place of 'Qualification Certificate'.

Certified English language translations of your qualifications should be provided if these are not in English.

Work Experience


Supply details of two referees who are able to give references based upon their knowledge of your academic or work performance.

Referee one

Referee two

Your Clinical Mentor

Informed Consent

I certify that to the best of my knowledge all documentation and information submitted or made available by me in connection with this application is true, accurate and complete.

I acknowledge that the provision of inaccurate or incomplete information may result in the withdrawal of any offer of enrolment or the cancellation of any enrolment allowed on the basis of acceptance of that offer.

I consent to the collection, storage and disclosure of information relating to record falsification or other irregular acts in accordance with Australian Vice-Chancellors’ Committee procedures.

If sponsored I authorise the University of Adelaide release details of my academic progress to my sponsoring body upon request.

I understand that:

The University of Adelaide is collecting this information in order to assess my entitlement to Commonwealth assistance under the Higher Education Support Act 2003 and allocation of a Commonwealth Higher Education Student Support Number (CHESSN) to me;

  • The University of Adelaide will disclose this information to the Department of Education, Science and Training (DEST) for those purposes;
  • DEST will store the information securely in the Higher Education Information Management System;
  • DEST may disclose the information to the Tax Office; and
  • The University of Adelaide will not otherwise disclose the information without my consent unless required or authorised by law or to reduce the threat to the life or safety of any person, as outlined in the University’s Privacy Policy

I also acknowledge:

  • There are minimum IT requirements and students are responsible for their own computers and software, which are absolute requirements for this web-based course
  • Students must have regular access to an internet connection and a computer with a web browser

* I acknowledge that I have read & understood the information detailed in the Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Sciences Guide


If you experience any issue when completing this form or have an enquiry,
please contact the Faculty of Health Sciences via email

Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences

Office of the Executive Dean

T: +61 8 8313 1461
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Frome Road, North Terrace campus
The University of Adelaide

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