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COMD802 Dental Health Services

The sociology of oral health, oral health promotion, the provision of oral health care, and the nature and functioning of New Zealand’s oral health services.

Paper title Dental Health Services
Paper code COMD802
Subject Community Dentistry
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (21 January 2019 - 13 December 2019)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $17,054.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $19,739.00

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COMD 852
Limited to
Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinator:

Daly B, Watt R., Batchelor P and Treasure E. Essential Dental Public Health Oxford, 2002.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
This paper is designed to cover
  • Oral health promotion
  • The provision of oral health care
  • And the nature and functioning of New Zealand's oral health services
for the student of dental public health.

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1st Non standard period (21 January 2019 - 13 December 2019)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system