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DENT563 Community Service Learning

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

Paper title Community Service Learning
Paper code DENT563
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1667
Points 24 points
Teaching period Full Year (17 February 2020 - 13 November 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,669.03
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $16,684.17

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Limited to
BDS(Hons)
Contact

Alison Meldrum

Teaching staff

Alison Meldrum

Textbooks

To be confirmed

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning.
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Learning Outcomes

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

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

Paper title Community Service Learning
Paper code DENT563
Subject Dentistry
EFTS 0.1667
Points 24 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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Limited to
BDS(Hons)
Contact

Alison Meldrum

Teaching staff

Alison Meldrum

Textbooks

To be confirmed

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