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Orthodontics Clinical Training 9 - DENT5172

Year - 2018

This unit is designed to teach students how to combine and integrate various orthodontic techniques and apply them to resolving complicated orthodontic problems. The students are taught to treat malocclusions using various techniques including combined mechanisms consisting of different techniques that are suitable for the specific case. The hybrid mechanism, which combines various bracket systems to achieve maximum effects, is also an important treatment philosophy that the students are required to further learn and use in clinic.

Classes
5x7hr clinic training/wk.

Assessment
1x1hr viva (50%) and 1x3hr written exam (50%)

Textbooks
Notes will be distributed in class.

Pre-requisites

(DENT5169 and DENT5170) or DENT6229

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Discipline of Orthodontics
Study Mode: Clinical experience
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Westmead
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof M. Ali Darendeliler
HECS Band: 3
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