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SPND701 Hospital Dentistry

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Aims to provide the theoretical knowledge necessary to deal with patients with special needs along with clinical experience in the treatment of such patients.

Paper title Hospital Dentistry
Paper code SPND701
Subject Special Needs Dentistry
EFTS 0.5000
Points 60 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (20 January 2020 - 11 December 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $18,719.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $34,070.50

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Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinators: Graeme Ting

To be advised.
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 is designed as an introduction to special-needs dentistry for the general dental practitioner. The goal is the development of competent assessment, treatment planning and safe management of the oral problems of compromised patients, which will enable the candidate to assess, plan and provide appropriate oral and dental health care for individuals with special needs.

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1st Non standard period (20 January 2020 - 11 December 2020)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system