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DENT553 The Dentist and the Community 4

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Clinical experience in a community placement with the provision of oral care that is both culturally acceptable and appropriate.

Paper title The Dentist and the Community 4
Paper code DENT553
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Full Year (17 February 2020 - 13 November 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,002.75
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $25,021.25

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Restriction
DENT 560
Limited to
BDS
Contact
dental.clerical@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Professor John Broughton
Textbooks
Texts to be advised if required.
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
This 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 dentistry to individuals and the community. Students will gain clinical experience in a community placement with the provision of oral care that is both culturally acceptable and appropriate. 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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Timetable

Full Year (17 February 2020 - 13 November 2020)

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

Clinical experience in a community placement with the provision of oral care that is both culturally acceptable and appropriate.

Paper title The Dentist and the Community 4
Paper code DENT553
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.25
Points 30 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2021 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
DENT 560
Limited to
BDS
Contact

Mrs Alison Meldrum
Dr Lee Adam

Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinators: Mrs Alison Meldrum
Dr Lee Adam

Textbooks
Texts to be advised if required.
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

This 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 dentistry to individuals and the community.

  • Students will gain clinical experience in a community placement with the provision of oral care that is both culturally acceptable and appropriate.
  • 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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Timetable

Full Year

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