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    Advanced techniques in comprehensive dentistry at the level of a general dental practitioner utilising modules in general dental practice, community dental and public health and paediatric dentistry.

    About this paper

    Paper title Advanced Principles in General Dental Practice
    Subject Rural Oral Health
    EFTS 0.5
    Points 60 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2023 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $19,776.50
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to

    Teaching staff
    Course Co-ordinator: Professor Darryl Tong

    To be advised when paper next offered

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes
    Students who successfully complete the paper will develop
    • A high level of skill and understanding with the principles of advanced general dentistry as an independent clinician
    • A higher skill level in the provision of general dentistry as a non-specialist in prosthodontics, paediatric dentistry, periodontics, orthodontics, caries control and public dental health promotion
    • A high level of independent practice and team leadership


    Not offered in 2023

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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