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|
|Subject||Special Needs Dentistry|
|Teaching period||Full Year (20 January 2019 - 13 December 2019)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$18,352.50|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$32,448.00|
- Limited to
- Teaching staff
Course Co-ordinators: Graeme Ting
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- 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.