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    Clinical practice combined with self-directed special topics designed to allow upgrading of general practice dentistry skills.

    The programme will provide a learning framework that will allow candidates to advance their academic and clinical skills in aspects of general practice dentistry. The programme's goal is to provide dental practitioners with advanced skills in a range of disciplines that will be of benefit to the public. The programme aims to broaden students in advanced clinical skills and update them on current advances in clinical practice and issues involving the delivery of general practice dentistry. Students will be able to critically evaluate these concepts and will understand scientific method.

    About this paper

    Paper title General Practice II
    Subject General Practice for Dentistry
    EFTS 0.5
    Points 60 points
    Teaching period Full Year (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $20,330.00
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to

    Teaching staff

    Course Co-ordinator: Kate Newsham-West

    Textbooks are not required for this paper - reading material is paper/journal based.
    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes
    This paper is designed to allow the upgrading of general practice dentistry skills through clinical practice combined with self-directed special topics in particular clinical areas.


    Full Year

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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