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DENT552 Biomedical Sciences 4

Research analysis. Completion of a research project and presentation of a research report.

Paper title Biomedical Sciences 4
Paper code DENT552
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Full Year (20 February 2017 - 17 November 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,263.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $13,350.00

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Restriction
DENT 560
Limited to
BDS
Contact
oral-rehabilitation@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Mrs Dorothy Boyd
Textbooks
To be advised
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 the knowledge and skills required to
  • Critically examine current and relevant published literature that is pertinent to an oral health or disease topic
  • Develop an oral- or dental-related research proposal and address the relevant ethical issues
  • Communicate scientific knowledge through presentation of their research to an academic and peer audience

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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

Research analysis. Completion of a research project and presentation of a research report.

DENT 552 is a self-directed research paper in which students undertake work to set up and run a research project with the support of research supervsiors. Commonly known as the "dental elective" this paper is an 18-point paper, with an expected workload of 225 hours. Students conduct their project through the final year, and present their findings in a report in the format of a scientific paper for publication. The Elective Colloquium is a 2-day mini-conference held at the end of the academic year in which students also present their findings in a 10 minute verbal presentation.

Paper title Biomedical Sciences 4
Paper code DENT552
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 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.

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Restriction
DENT 560
Limited to
BDS
Paper Structure
Self -“directed learning and tutorials with supervisors.
Eligibility
Completed BDS4
Contact
oral.health@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Mrs Dorothy Boyd
Textbooks
To be advised.
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
On completion of this paper, students are expected to demonstrate the knowledge and skills required to:
  • Critically examine current and relevant published literature that is pertinent to an oral health or disease topic
  • Develop an oral or dentally-related research proposal and address the relevant ethical issues
  • Communicate scientific knowledge through presentation of their research plan to an academic and peer audience

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Timetable

Full Year (29 January 2018 - 12 October 2018)

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