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DTHR402 Dental Therapy Management Practice

Co-ordination of knowledge of oral health care and public health to gain an understanding and skills in management and evaluation of oral health programmes for patient, community and population groups based on sound scientific, clinical outcome and financial bases.

Paper title Dental Therapy Management Practice
Paper code DTHR402
Subject Dental Therapy
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2020
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,780.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,263.50

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Limited to
Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinator: Dr Susan Moffat
Daly B, Watt RG, Batchelor P & Treasure ET (2013). Essential Dental Public Health. 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
This paper aims to facilitate the student's understanding of the nature and workings of New Zealand's oral health services, including how New Zealanders use those services, the process of oral health service delivery, the economics of dentistry and how best to ensure and monitor quality in oral health care.

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Not offered in 2020

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system