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Comprehensive Orthodontic Theory 1 - DENT5174

This unit is a series of lectures and daily tutorials on comprehensive orthodontic theories. These include published studies on combined use of various techniques, and clinical trials that apply newly developed techniques. This unit also emphasises the recent developments of comprehensive orthodontic treatment approaches and the underlying research. This unit further exposes students to contemporary developments of orthodontic treatment approaches and the supporting research, to understand the important philosophy of evidence-based orthodontics.

5x1.5hr morning tutorial/lecture and 5x2hr evening tutorial/lecture /wk

1x1hr viva (50%) and 1x3hrs written exam (50%)

Notes will be distributed in class.


DENT5171 or DENT6229


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Discipline of Orthodontics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof M. Ali Darendeliler
HECS Band: 3
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