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    Overview of research techniques. Preparation of research proposal, data collection and analysis, completion of research project and presentation of research dissertation.

    About this paper

    Paper title Research Dissertation
    Subject Rural Oral Health
    EFTS 0.5
    Points 60 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2023 (Distance learning)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $19,776.50
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    Teaching staff
    Co-ordinator: Professor Darryl Tong

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    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
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    Learning Outcomes
    Students who successfully complete the paper will develop skills in
    • Clinical perspective: Acquirement of advanced techniques relevant to rural-based dental practice, clinical decision making and a wider picture of patient care beyond routine dentistry
    • Teamwork: Ability to participate effectively in multidisciplinary teams in delivering dental services and to show leadership in terms of leading a dental team in a remote location


    Not offered in 2023

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught through Distance Learning
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