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DENT263 The Dentist and the Community 1

An introduction to ethics and communication in dentistry, public health issues related to dentistry, and the prevention of dental diseases.

Paper title The Dentist and the Community 1
Paper code DENT263
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1200
Points 15 points
Teaching period Full Year (24 February 2017 - 17 November 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,810.44
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,680.00

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Limited to
BDS
Contact
oral.sciences@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Professor Murray Thomson
Textbooks
A comprehensive list of recommended readings is provided in the DENT 263 course book, which is issued to students at the first teaching session.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
On completion of this paper, students are expected to demonstrate knowledge of the NZ oral care system and the public health approach (and the science behind it) and to appreciate (and understand the implications of) the cultural diversity of the NZ population.

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Timetable

Full Year (24 February 2017 - 17 November 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 14:00-14:50 28-33, 36-41
Tuesday 15:00-16:50 9-15, 18-22
AND
E1 Friday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41

An introduction to ethics and communication in dentistry, public health issues related to dentistry, and the prevention of dental diseases.

Paper title The Dentist and the Community 1
Paper code DENT263
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1200
Points 15 points
Teaching period Full Year (19 February 2018 - 15 November 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
BDS
Contact
oral.sciences@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
lyndie.fosterpage@otago.ac.nz
Textbooks
A comprehensive list of recommended readings is provided in the DENT 263 course book, which is issued to students at the first teaching session.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this paper, students are expected to demonstrate knowledge of the NZ oral care system and the public health approach (and the science behind it) and to appreciate (and understand the implications of) the cultural diversity of the NZ population.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year (19 February 2018 - 15 November 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 14:00-14:50 28-34, 36-41
Tuesday 15:00-16:50 9-13, 15-22
AND
E1 Friday 12:00-12:50 28-33, 36-41