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DENT364 Dentistry in the New Zealand Context

An introduction to clinical and community dentistry in the New Zealand setting and overview of the biomedical sciences that underpin dentistry.

Paper title Dentistry in the New Zealand Context
Paper code DENT364
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.6000
Points 72 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (14 June 2017 - 17 November 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,052.20
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $53,400.00

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Restriction
DENT 361, DENT 362, DENT 363
Limited to
BDS
Notes
DENT 364 is available only for approved students admitted under the International Medical University Partnership Programme and having previously passed appropriate courses; students who pass the paper will be credited with the First, Second, and Third Year courses of the programme.
Contact
or.secretary@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr Peter Cathro
Textbooks
A comprehensive list of recommended readings is provided in the DENT 364 course book that 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 measurement, epidemiology and public health aspects of a range of oral conditions (including periodontal disease, enamel defects, mucosal conditions, dry mouth and tooth loss). They will also appreciate the nature, scope and contribution of dental health services research. They should further appreciate (and understand the implications of) the cultural diversity of the NZ population, with particular reference to Māori oral health and services.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (14 June 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 08:00-09:50 28-29, 39
Monday 08:00-10:50 38
Monday 09:00-09:50 30-34, 36-37, 40-42
AND
B1 Tuesday 08:00-09:50 28
Tuesday 09:00-09:50 29-34
AND
C1 Wednesday 08:00-08:50 28-34, 36-43
Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-38

An introduction to clinical and community dentistry in the New Zealand setting and overview of the biomedical sciences that underpin dentistry.

Paper title Dentistry in the New Zealand Context
Paper code DENT364
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.6000
Points 72 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (21 May 2018 - 24 October 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,233.40
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $54,468.00

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Restriction
DENT 361, DENT 362, DENT 363
Limited to
BDS
Notes
DENT 364 is available only for approved students admitted under the International Medical University Partnership Programme and having previously passed appropriate courses; students who pass the paper will be credited with the First, Second, and Third Year courses of the programme.
Contact
or.secretary@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr Andrew Tawse-Smith
Textbooks
A comprehensive list of recommended readings is provided in the DENT 364 course book that is issued to students at the first teaching session.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, 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 measurement, epidemiology and public health aspects of a range of oral conditions (including periodontal disease, enamel defects, mucosal conditions, dry mouth and tooth loss). They will also appreciate the nature, scope and contribution of dental health services research. They should further appreciate (and understand the implications of) the cultural diversity of the NZ population, with particular reference to MÄori oral health and services.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (21 May 2018 - 24 October 2018)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 08:00-09:50 24-25, 34
Monday 09:00-09:50 26-27, 29-30, 32-33
AND
B1 Tuesday 08:00-09:50 24
Tuesday 09:00-09:50 25-30
AND
C1 Wednesday 08:00-08:50 24-30, 32-39
Wednesday 13:00-13:50 25-30, 32