AUSTRALIAN DENTAL COUNCIL (ADC) EXAMINATIONS
The ADC examination is a screening examination to establish that dentists trained in dental schools which have not been formally reviewed and accredited by the ADC have the necessary knowledge and clinical competence to practice dentistry.
Examination Initiative support
Procedures for Assessment and Recognition of Overseas Qualification
Eligibility requirement information
Format, Timing and Venues of the ADC Examinations
Occupational English Test (OET)
Preliminary Exam Preparation : Scenario-based and Single-best answer MCQs.
Study material – Specific test item formats
Entry requirements to New Zealand registration examination process
Occupational English Test (OET) or IELTS academic module :
ADC now accepts either of the following English language tests:</h5.
•The International English Language Testing System Academic module (IELTS); or
•The Occupational English Test (OET).
The occupational English Test is a test of English for medical and health professionals. It is used for professional registration and migration purposes.
As part of the ADC’s assessment and examination pathway, overseas qualified dental practitioners must successfully complete either of the following English language tests at the specified level:
•The IELTS academic module, with a minimum score of seven in each of the four components (listening, reading, writing and speaking); or
•The OET, with grades of A or B in each of the four sub-tests (listening, reading, writing and speaking).
All components or sub-tests of either test must be passed at the specified level in a single sitting.
A pass in the IELTS or OET (at the specified level) is valid for two years only.
It is a written examination in multiple choice format. It is designed to test your knowledge of the practice of dentistry and of clinical and technical procedures as they are practiced in Australia. Previous examination papers are not available, but sample multiple choice questions are made available to enrolled candidates. Unlimited attempts are permitted for this examination but a new fee must be paid for each attempt. A pass is valid for three years.
In order to be eligible to sit for the Final Examination you must pass the Preliminary Examination. The Clinical examination is held over three to six days. Unlimited attempts are permitted for this examination but it must be undertaken within three years of passing the Preliminary Examination. First attempt candidates will have priority over repeat attempt candidates
|DATES||TIME||TOPICS / SUBJECTS|
|Sat, 1 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 1:30 pm||Instruments in Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics|
|Sat, 1 Oct, 2016||2 pm to 8 pm||Pedodontics|
|Sun, 2 Oct, 2016||10 am to 5 pm||Pedodontics|
|Mon, 3 Oct, 2016||12:30 am to 3:30 pm||Traumatology|
|Wed, 5 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Cysts and tumors|
|Wed, 5 Oct, 2016||4:30 pm to 7:30 pm||TMJ, Attachment Apparatus, Oral Mucosa & Cementum|
|Fri, 7 Oct, 2016||4:30 pm to 7:30 pm||Drugs Acting on Respiratory, Digestive System & Kidney|
|Sat, 8 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 1:30 pm||Biomechanics & Biology of Tooth Movement in Orthodontics|
|Sat, 8 Oct, 2016||2 pm to 8 pm||Periodontics|
|Sun, 9 Oct, 2016||10 am to 5 pm||Periodontics|
|Mon, 10 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Pulpotomy|
|Tue, 11 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Diagnosis, Prognosis & Treatment Plan|
|Wed, 12 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Apexogenesis|
|Fri, 14 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||FPD Diagnosis & Abutment Evaluation|
|Fri, 14 Oct, 2016||4:30 pm to 7:30 pm||Hormones & Related Drugs|
|Sat, 15 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Cephalometrics, Skeletal Maturity Indicators in Orthodontics|
|Sat, 15 Oct, 2016||2 pm to 8 pm||General Surgery|
|Sun, 16 Oct, 2016||10 am to 5 pm||General Surgery|
|Mon, 17 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Serial Extraction|
|Tue, 18 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Glass Ionomer Cement & Recent Advances|
|Wed, 19 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Cleft Lip Palate|
|Fri, 21 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Impression Materials, Direct Filling Gold, Dental Bur|
|Fri, 21 Oct, 2016||4:30 pm to 7:30 pm||Cardiovascular Drugs|
|Sat, 22 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Habits, Preventive & Interceptive Orthodontics|
|Sat, 22 Oct, 2016||2 pm to 8 pm||Oral Medicine & Radiology|
|Sun, 23 Oct, 2016||10 am to 5 pm||Oral Medicine & Radiology|
|Mon, 24 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Myofunctional Appliance|
|Tue, 25 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Complex Amalgam Restoration|
|Wed, 26 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Diseases of the Child|
|Fri, 28 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Cleaning & Shaping of canal in Endodontics|
|Fri, 28 Oct, 2016||4:30 pm to 7:30 pm||Antimicrobial Drugs|
|Sat, 29 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Myofunctional Appliances in Orthodontics|
|Sat, 29 Oct, 2016||2 pm to 8 pm||Oral Medicine & Radiology|
|Sun, 30 Oct, 2016||10 am to 5 pm||General Surgery|
|Mon, 31 Oct, 2016||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Pediatric Restorative Dentistry|
Above mentioned subjects will be repeated from Sept , 2016 to March, 2017 Similarly in the Revision phase so that all subjects can be studied twice through classes & tests
Click Here for Online Live Lectures : https://aheadacademy.webex.com
|Country||Local Time for Morning Lecture||Local Time for afternoon Lecture|
|India||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||4 pm to 7 pm|
|Australia||1:30 pm to 4:30 pm||9:30 pm to 1:30 am|
|UK||3:30 am to 6:30 am||11:30 am to 3:30 pm|
|USA||7:30 pm to 10:30 pm||2:30 am to 6:30 am|
|Canada||8:30 pm to 11:30 pm||3:30 am to 7:30 am|
You can attend these Lectures at your Home / Hostel / Library on PC or Laptop or Mobile with Good Internet connection. You are Welcome to attend these lectures at our Institute also.
AHEAD Dental Academy
57/11, Old Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi-110060, INDIA Ph: +91-9958918297
Option 1 : Online Test Series for ADC Part – I Exam
Online Tests are available at www.aheadacademy.com
Tests & Discussions covering all subjects to prepare you for ADC Part - I Exams alongwith study material.
All tests are with explanatory answers, references & combined Rankings
Every Sunday tests are conducted simultaneously online & at AHEAD Academic Test Centers.
Previous Tests are available for repeat attempts online 24 hours x 7 days
Study material in the form of books recommended for ADC are sent to all enrolled candidates by courier
Option 2 : Regular Classes with Tests & Discussions for ADC part 1 Exam
Classes are conducted by experienced faculty in all specialties on every Sat & Sun as per the predecided Schedule. Summarized Class notes are distributed.
Mock ADC Exams are conducted followed by discussions with experts & explanatory answers are distributed after the tests.
These sessions cover both Scenario-based and Single-best answer MCQs as per the ADC Exam Pattern.
Doubt Solving sessions are also conducted with the teachers in all subjects.
Weekly assignments are given to all students in order to prepare for the next forthcoming subject wise test.
Option 3 : Clinical Training Course for ADC Part II Exam.
All procedures are performed by the students on ADC simulated models, typhodonts, extracted teeth & allotted patients
Focus is on Endodontics, Prosthodontics & Restorative Dentistry with Periodontics, Radiology, Oral Surgery & Pedodontics as additional subjects.
ADC Simulated Clinical Course allows the candidates to enhance their working skills, learn ideal procedures, practice infection control and gain confidence for handling the patients and perform guided treatment.
Exclusive Viva Interaction on Differential Diagnosis of various pathologies & their Treatment Planning
Combination of Options 1 & 3 or Options 2 & 3 are also available