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DEOH102 The Oral Environment: Health and Disease

The development and structure of oral and dental tissues and their interactions with the oral environment. Applied clinical anatomy.

Paper title The Oral Environment: Health and Disease
Paper code DEOH102
Subject Dentistry (Oral Health)
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $980.75
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,562.50

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Limited to
BOH
Contact
oral.health@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Nicholas Heng
Textbooks
Recommended:

Fehrenbach MJ & Herring SW (2011). Illustrated Anatomy of the Head and Neck (4th Edition), Elsevier.

Patton KT & Thibodeau GA (2013). Anatomy & Physiology (8th Edition), Elsevier
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
The objectives of this paper are to:
  • Understand the structure and function of the craniofacial complex and its components
  • Understand the interaction of the tooth with its environment in health and disease, including the microbial ecology of the oral cavity and the role of plaque and saliva in oral health and disease (e.g. dental caries)
  • Understand the principles of applied clinical anatomy

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Timetable

First Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 16:00-16:50 10-15, 17-22
AND
B1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 10-12, 14, 18-19, 22
Friday 13:00-13:50 9-11, 13-14, 18-20
AND
C1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 9
Thursday 09:00-09:50 9-15, 17-18, 20
Thursday 13:00-13:50 9

The development and structure of oral and dental tissues and their interactions with the oral environment. Applied clinical anatomy.

Paper title The Oral Environment: Health and Disease
Paper code DEOH102
Subject Dentistry (Oral Health)
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period First Semester (19 February 2018 - 22 June 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,000.38
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,699.38

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Limited to
BOH
Contact
oral.health@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Nicholas Heng
Textbooks
Recommended:

Fehrenbach MJ & Herring SW (2011). Illustrated Anatomy of the Head and Neck (4th Edition), Elsevier.

Patton KT & Thibodeau GA (2013). Anatomy & Physiology (8th Edition), Elsevier
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
The objectives of this paper are to:
  • Understand the structure and function of the craniofacial complex and its components
  • Understand the interaction of the tooth with its environment in health and disease, including the microbial ecology of the oral cavity and the role of plaque and saliva in oral health and disease (e.g. dental caries)
  • Understand the principles of applied clinical anatomy

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester (19 February 2018 - 22 June 2018)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 16:00-16:50 10-13, 15-21
AND
B1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 10-12, 16, 18-19, 21
Friday 13:00-13:50 10-11, 15-16, 18-20
AND
C1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 9
Thursday 09:00-09:50 10-13, 15-21