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COMD802 Dental Health Services

The sociology of oral health, oral health promotion, the provision of oral health care, and the nature and functioning of New Zealand’s oral health services.

Paper title Dental Health Services
Paper code COMD802
Subject Community Dentistry
EFTS 0.5
Points 60 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (13 February 2023 - 11 November 2023) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $18,377.50
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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COMD 852
Limited to

Teaching staff

Course Co-ordinator: Professor Jonathan Broadbent

Daly B, Watt R., Batchelor P and Treasure E. Essential Dental Public Health Oxford, 2002.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

This paper is designed to cover:

  • Oral health promotion.
  • The provision of oral health care.
  • The nature and functioning of New Zealand's oral health services.

For the student of dental public health.

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1st Non standard period (13 February 2023 - 11 November 2023)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system