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DEOH202 Oral Health Therapy 1

The principles and practice of dental hygiene.

Paper title Oral Health Therapy 1
Paper code DEOH202
Subject Dentistry (Oral Health)
EFTS 0.292
Points 35 points
Teaching period Full Year (20 February 2023 - 11 November 2023) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,568.43
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to

Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinator: Mr Samuel Carrington



Bowen, D.M. & Pieren, J.A. (2020.) Darby and Walsh Dental Hygiene:theory and practice. (5th ed.) St. Louis, Sounders Elsevier.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this paper will gain an understanding of the essential concepts, attitudes and skills necessary to work effectively within the dental team to provide preventive and therapeutic oral care.

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Full Year (20 February 2023 - 11 November 2023)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
A1 Thursday 15:00-16:50 20-23
Thursday 16:00-16:50 8-14, 16-18, 28-34, 36-41