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DEOH302 Advanced Oral Health Therapy 1

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Advanced clinical dental hygiene practice.

Paper title Advanced Oral Health Therapy 1
Paper code DEOH302
Subject Dentistry (Oral Health)
EFTS 0.375
Points 45 points
Teaching period Full Year (22 February 2021 - 13 November 2021) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,156.75
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $16,009.13

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Limited to
BOH
Contact
oral.health@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Hanna Olson

Textbooks

Recommended:

Darby and Walsh dental hygiene : theory and practice, 5th edition, by Denise M. Bowen, Jennifer A Pieren. (St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, 2020.)

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

The objective of this paper is to apply the principles of patient care and practice management to enable students to reach a high level of clinical proficiency in the provision of dental hygiene care.

  1. Promoting knowledge
    • Demonstrating advanced knowledge in specific areas of clinical dentistry as they relate to the practice of dental hygiene
    • Demonstrating competency in the dental hygiene treatment of patients, including those with physical, mental and medical disabilities
    • Demonstrating understanding of the legal and ethical aspects of dental hygiene practice
  2. Promoting understanding
    • Demonstrating the ability to critically review the literature in oral health
  3. Promoting lifelong learning
    • Encouraging lifelong learning by providing a stimulating and high-quality learning environment that encourages students to challenge, critique and question knowledge in relation to Oral Health

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Timetable

Full Year (22 February 2021 - 13 November 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
C1 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 28, 30, 40, 45
Wednesday 11:00-12:50 41
Wednesday 12:00-12:50 8-13, 15-22
AND
D1 Thursday 12:00-12:50 9-13, 15-23, 28-30, 40-43

Advanced clinical dental hygiene practice.

Paper title Advanced Oral Health Therapy 1
Paper code DEOH302
Subject Dentistry (Oral Health)
EFTS 0.375
Points 45 points
Teaching period Full Year (21 February 2022 - 12 November 2022) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2022 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
BOH
Contact

dent.undergraduate@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinator: Hanna Olson

Textbooks

Recommended:

Darby and Walsh dental hygiene : theory and practice, 5th edition, by Denise M. Bowen, Jennifer A Pieren. (St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, 2020.)

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

The objective of this paper is to apply the principles of patient care and practice management to enable students to reach a high level of clinical proficiency in the provision of dental hygiene care.

  1. Promoting knowledge
    • Demonstrating advanced knowledge in specific areas of clinical dentistry as they relate to the practice of dental hygiene
    • Demonstrating competency in the dental hygiene treatment of patients, including those with physical, mental and medical disabilities
    • Demonstrating understanding of the legal and ethical aspects of dental hygiene practice
  2. Promoting understanding
    • Demonstrating the ability to critically review the literature in oral health
  3. Promoting lifelong learning
    • Encouraging lifelong learning by providing a stimulating and high-quality learning environment that encourages students to challenge, critique and question knowledge in relation to Oral Health

^ Top of page

Timetable

Full Year (21 February 2022 - 12 November 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
C1 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 28, 30, 40-41, 45
Wednesday 12:00-12:50 8-15, 17-22
AND
D1 Thursday 12:00-12:50 9-15, 17-23, 28-30, 40-43