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DENT363 The Dentist and the Community 2

Public health issues related to dental diseases. Ageing and oral health. Culture, ethnicity and health, with particular emphasis on Māori oral health.

Paper title The Dentist and the Community 2
Paper code DENT363
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1000
Points 12 points
Teaching period Second Semester (8 July 2019 - 15 November 2019)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,569.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,531.90

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Limited to
BDS
Contact
oral.sciences@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinator: Professor Murray Thomson

Textbooks
A comprehensive list of recommended readings is provided in the DENT 363 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.
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. Building on DENT 263, 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

Second Semester (8 July 2019 - 15 November 2019)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 11:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
E1 Friday 08:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41

Public health issues related to dental diseases. Ageing and oral health. Culture, ethnicity and health, with particular emphasis on Māori oral health.

Paper title The Dentist and the Community 2
Paper code DENT363
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1000
Points 12 points
Teaching period Second Semester (6 July 2020 - 13 November 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2020 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

^ Top of page

Limited to
BDS
Contact
oral.sciences@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinator: Professor Murray Thomson

Textbooks
A comprehensive list of recommended readings is provided in the DENT 363 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.
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. Building on DENT 263, 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

Second Semester (6 July 2020 - 13 November 2020)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 11:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
E1 Friday 08:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41