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DENT362 Biomedical Sciences 2

Biomedical sciences relevant to dentistry with particular emphasis on disease processes, diagnosis and principles of management of medical and surgical conditions. Diseases of the oral region. Human growth and ageing.

Paper title Biomedical Sciences 2
Paper code DENT362
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.3000
Points 36 points
Teaching period Full Year (20 February 2017 - 17 November 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,526.10
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $26,700.00

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Limited to
BDS
Contact
odss@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Haizal Hussaini
Textbooks
Cellular & Molecular Basis of Disease

Recommended texts and references:
Basic Pathology (Kumar, Cotran and Robbins) published by Saunders, an 8th Edition is available and highly recommended.
Other Pathology texts such as Pathologic Basis of Disease (Cotran, Kumar and Collins; published by Saunders) and Pathology (Rubin and Farber; published by Lippincott-Raven)

Human Diseases

There is no recommended text book for Human Diseases. The library holds books, which provide students with the information they need.

Growth, Development and Ageing

Recommended texts and references:
Clinical Oral Biology 3rd edition by TB Kardos & JA Kieser
Anatomy of Orofacial Structures by W Brand & D Isselhard
Ten Cate's Oral Histology 8th edition (edited by A Nanci)

Pathogenesis of Oral Diseases

Recommended texts and references:
Soames J.V. & Southam J.C. Oral Pathology, 4th Edition, Oxford University Press, 2005
Neville B.W., Damm D.D., Allan C.M. & Bouquot J.E. Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, 3rd Edition. WB Saunders Co., 2009
Warnakulasuriya S., Tilakaratne W.M. Oral Medicine and Pathology, A Guide to Diagnosis and Management.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Cellular & Molecular Basis of Disease:
Pathology (the study of disease) is the foundation of medical knowledge, whether at the gross macroscopic, microscopic, molecular or genetic level. As medical knowledge advances, this module will give you a sound basis to update your knowledge during your career.

Human Diseases:
Lectures and self-directed exercises will be specific to human disease, but will include aspects of pharmacology related to therapeutic management of diseases and implications in dentistry. The self-directed exercises will be posted on Blackboard. Those which will form part of internal assessment will be clearly indicated as such.

Growth, Development & Ageing:
Oral biology is the application of biological sciences to the resolution of clinical investigations or situations. Biological science is important because it has the potential to focus a huge breadth of experimental research on orofacial issues, both in health and disease. In this module, we will continue to provide you with a clear, current and authoritative introduction to the biology that underlies modern dentistry. Using critical analyses of chosen subjects in your assignment, you are encouraged to develop your own critical thinking skills. Additionally, you will also be encouraged to think about the impact of wider theoretical or ethical debates within the field of dentistry.

Pathogenesis of Oral Diseases:
The purpose of this module is to evaluate clinical and radiographic findings, laboratory information and histological material in order to arrive at a diagnosis (or set of options) of common oral and maxillofacial pathological conditions of importance in general dental practice.

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Timetable

Full Year (20 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 08:00-08:50 9-15, 17-22
Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 17-20, 22
Friday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 17-22
AND
B1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 8-15, 18-23
Friday 10:00-11:50 9-14, 17-22
AND
C1 Wednesday 08:00-08:50 28-34, 36-43
Wednesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-42

Biomedical sciences relevant to dentistry with particular emphasis on disease processes, diagnosis and principles of management of medical and surgical conditions. Diseases of the oral region. Human growth and ageing.

Paper title Biomedical Sciences 2
Paper code DENT362
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.3000
Points 36 points
Teaching period Full Year (29 January 2018 - 12 October 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.

^ Top of page

Limited to
BDS
Contact
odss@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Haizal Hussaini
Textbooks
Cellular & Molecular Basis of Disease
Recommended texts and references:

Basic Pathology (Kumar, Cotran and Robbins) published by Saunders, an 10th Edition is available and highly recommended.
Other Pathology texts such as Pathologic Basis of Disease (Cotran, Kumar and Collins; published by Saunders) and Pathology (Rubin and Farber; published by Lippincott-Raven)

Human Diseases
There is no recommended text book for Human Diseases. The library holds books which provide students with the information they need.

Growth, Development and Ageing
Recommended texts and references:

Clinical Oral Biology 3rd edition by TB Kardos & JA Kieser
Anatomy of Orofacial Structures by W Brand & D Isselhard
Ten Cate's Oral Histology 8th edition (edited by A Nanci)

Pathogenesis of Oral Diseases
Recommended texts and references:
Soames J.V. & Southam J.C. Oral Pathology, 4th Edition, Oxford University Press, 2005
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Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Cellular & Molecular Basis of Disease:
Pathology (the study of disease) is the foundation of medical knowledge, whether at the gross macroscopic, microscopic, molecular or genetic level. As medical knowledge advances, this module will give you a sound basis to update your knowledge during your career.

Human Diseases:
Lectures and self-directed exercises will be specific to human disease, but will include aspects of pharmacology related to therapeutic management of diseases and implications in dentistry. The self-directed exercises will be posted on Blackboard. Those which will form part of internal assessment will be clearly indicated as such.

Growth, Development & Ageing:
Oral biology is the application of biological sciences to the resolution of clinical investigations or situations. Biological science is important because it has the potential to focus a huge breadth of experimental research on orofacial issues, both in health and disease. In this module, we will continue to provide you with a clear, current and authoritative introduction to the biology that underlies modern dentistry. Using critical analyses of chosen subjects in your assignment, you are encouraged to develop your own critical thinking skills. Additionally, you will also be encouraged to think about the impact of wider theoretical or ethical debates within the field of dentistry.

Pathogenesis of Oral Diseases:
The purpose of this module is to evaluate clinical and radiographic findings, laboratory information and histological material in order to arrive at a diagnosis (or set of options) of common oral and maxillofacial pathological conditions of importance in general dental practice.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year (29 January 2018 - 12 October 2018)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22
AND
B1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 8-13, 15-23
AND
C1 Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22, 28-34, 36-43
Wednesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-42
AND
E1 Friday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22
Friday 10:00-11:50 6-12, 15-21