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DEOH203 Oral Health Therapy 2

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 (20 February 2023 - 11 November 2023) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,568.43
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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 (2021). Handbook of Pediatric Dentistry. 5th edition. London: 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 (20 February 2023 - 11 November 2023)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
D1 Thursday 15:00-15:50 8-14, 16-18, 28-34, 36-41
E1 Friday 14:00-14:50 8-13, 16-23, 29-34, 36-41