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DENT562 Contemporary Dentistry

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Research-informed learning related to the practice of contemporary evidence-based general dental practice and professional development.

To prepare students for general dental practice

Paper title Contemporary Dentistry
Paper code DENT562
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1667
Points 24 points
Teaching period Full Year (29 January 2018 - 24 October 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,565.35
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $15,133.03

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Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Ms Suzanne Hanlin
Felkey, Bill G., Fox, Brent I. and Thrower, Margaret R. Health Care Informatics: A Skills-Based Resource American Pharmacists Association 2010.

Mark Ciampa & Mark Revel (2013) Introduction to Healthcare Information Technology COURSE TECHNOLOGY CENGUAGE Learning.

Wagner Karen A,, Wickha Frances Lee, Glaser John P., Health Care Information Systems Jossey-Bass 2013
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
  • To provide a forum for students to further develop caring behaviour to patients and respect of professional boundaries in relationships between themselves, their patients and members of the community
  • To encourage a critically reflective approach to clinical practice that involves learning from experience and participating and contributing to peer review
  • To demonstrate an ethos of lifelong professional growth and development while managing the "business of dentistry" in an ethical and socially responsible manner

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Full Year (29 January 2018 - 24 October 2018)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system