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DENT562 Contemporary Dentistry

Research-informed learning related to the practice of contemporary evidence-based general dental practice and professional development.

Paper title Contemporary Dentistry
Paper code DENT562
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1667
Points 24 points
Teaching period Full Year (20 February 2017 - 17 November 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,515.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $14,836.30

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Limited to
BDS(Hons)
Contact
oral-rehabilitation@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Ms Suzanne Hanlin
Textbooks
Conrick, M. (2006) Health Informatics - Transforming Health Care with Technology, Thomson Social Science Press.

Felkey, Bill G., Fox, Brent I. and Thrower, Margaret R. Health Care Informatics: A Skills-Based Resource American Pharmacists Association 2006.

Hanson, C. William Healthcare Informatics McGraw-Hill 2006

Taylor, Paul From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge Blackwell Publishing 2006
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
  • To provide a forum for students to further develop caring behaviour to patients and respect of professional boundaries in relationships between themselves, their patients and members of the community
  • To encourage a critically reflective approach to clinical practice that involves learning from experience and participating and contributing to peer review
  • To demonstrate an ethos of lifelong professional growth and development while managing the "business of dentistry" in an ethical and socially responsible manner

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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-informed learning related to the practice of contemporary evidence-based general dental practice and professional development.

To prepare students for general dental practice

Paper title Contemporary Dentistry
Paper code DENT562
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1667
Points 24 points
Teaching period Full Year (29 January 2018 - 24 October 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,565.35
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $15,133.03

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Limited to
BDS(Hons)
Contact
oral-rehabilitation@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Ms Suzanne Hanlin
Textbooks
Felkey, Bill G., Fox, Brent I. and Thrower, Margaret R. Health Care Informatics: A Skills-Based Resource American Pharmacists Association 2010.

Mark Ciampa & Mark Revel (2013) Introduction to Healthcare Information Technology COURSE TECHNOLOGY CENGUAGE Learning.

Wagner Karen A,, Wickha Frances Lee, Glaser John P., Health Care Information Systems Jossey-Bass 2013
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
  • To provide a forum for students to further develop caring behaviour to patients and respect of professional boundaries in relationships between themselves, their patients and members of the community
  • To encourage a critically reflective approach to clinical practice that involves learning from experience and participating and contributing to peer review
  • To demonstrate an ethos of lifelong professional growth and development while managing the "business of dentistry" in an ethical and socially responsible manner

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Timetable

Full Year (29 January 2018 - 24 October 2018)

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