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DEOH203 Oral Health Therapy 2

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The principles and practice of dental therapy.

Paper title Oral Health Therapy 2
Paper code DEOH203
Subject Dentistry (Oral Health)
EFTS 0.292
Points 35 points
Teaching period Full Year (22 February 2021 - 13 November 2021) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,458.06
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $12,465.77

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Limited to
Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinators: Dr Susan Moffat
Ms Ebony Hsu

Paper Structure

This paper integrates topics in preventive and restorative dentistry to enable students to reach clinical proficiency in specific areas of patient treatment. In addition students will be introduced to aspects pertaining to the organisation and support necessary to practise oral health therapy.



Cameron AC & Widmer RP (2013). Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry. 4th edition. London: Mosby-Elsevier (this is also available online through the University Library)

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 reach clinical proficiency in specific areas of patient treatment.

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Full Year (22 February 2021 - 13 November 2021)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
D1 Thursday 15:00-15:50 8-13, 15-17, 28-34, 36-41
E1 Friday 14:00-14:50 8-12, 15-22, 28-34, 36-41