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DENT551 The Dentist and the Patient 4

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Contemporary evidence based clinical general dentistry involving delivery of general practice dentistry to an individual and the community.

Paper title The Dentist and the Patient 4
Paper code DENT551
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.6000
Points 72 points
Teaching period Full Year (17 February 2020 - 13 November 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,606.60
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $60,051.00

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DENT 560
Limited to
Teaching staff

Dr P Cathro

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
The paper aims to provide a learning framework that will allow students to integrate their knowledge and clinical skills so as to be competent in the delivery of general practice dentistry to individuals and the community. Students will be able to critically evaluate concepts and understand scientific methodology and the social and legal implications of the practice of dentistry.

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Full Year (17 February 2020 - 13 November 2020)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
B1 Monday 09:00-09:50 8
Wednesday 10:00-10:50 10
D1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 8
Wednesday 14:00-15:50 8
Thursday 08:00-08:50 9-12, 18-19, 21, 28-33, 36, 38-39
Thursday 08:00-09:50 23, 34
Friday 08:00-09:50 8-9