An introduction to the clinical procedures used for the treatment of patients in oral health therapy practice.
|Paper title||Clinical Oral Health Practice|
|Subject||Dentistry (Oral Health)|
|Teaching period||Full Year (25 February 2019 - 15 November 2019)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,877.43|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$18,750.63|
- Limited to
- Teaching staff
- Course Co-ordinator: Dr Susan Moffat
Cameron AC & Widmer RP (2013). Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry. 4th edition. London: Mosby-Elsevier (this is also available online through the University Library)
Darby ML & Walsh MM (2014). Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice. 4th edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier, Health Sciences Division
Van Beek GC (1983). Dental Morphology. An illustrated guide. (2nd edition). Edinburgh: Wright.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics,
Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
- The objectives of this paper are to introduce topics in clinical oral health to enable students to reach a level of clinical competence whereby they are able to operate safely in a clinical environment and carry out fundamental procedures as a prerequisite for the clinical management of patients.