Required Courses by Program Phase

The UW School of Dentistry curriculum contains four program phases:

  • Foundations – knowledge fundamental to the development of clinical skills
  • Pre-clinical – courses offering simulation of clinical skills
  • Clerkships (Third Year) – specialty-focused practice of clinical skills
  • General Practice ( Fourth Year) – comprehensive patient care in the dental school setting

Required Courses by Program Phase

Foundations

Pre-clinical

Clerkship

General Practice