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Foundations of Clinical Dentistry A3 - SDDM5212

This unit will build on Year 1 to prepare students for patient care. The management and restoration of dental caries will be further developed with an introduction to primary care clinical practice and integrated treatment planning. Didactic and simulated practical sessions will develop the students understanding of more complex clinical presentations of Tooth Conservation and Endodontics. The student will further develop an understanding of anxiety, pain, phobias, anger and stress and the application of appropriate behavioural strategies Ethics and law will be expanded and Population Oral Health aspects will be presented in a broader context.

Information available on Compass Events Calendar including lectures, tutorial and practicals.

2 x practical assessments in Tooth Conservation and Endodontics; written assessment in Cariology, Diet and Nutrition, Professional Practise, Tooth Conservation, Endodontics and Population Oral Health; continuous sessional assessment during practical and clinical sessions.


SDDM5111, SDDM5112, SDDM5113, SDDM5114, SDDM5121, SDDM5122, SDDM5123, SDDM5124, SDMD5111, SDMD5112, SDMD5113, SDMD5114, SDMD5116, SDMD5117, SDMD5121, SDMD5122, SDMD5123, SDMD5124, SDMD5125, SDMD5126, SDMD5127


SDDM5211, SDDM5213, SDDM5214


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Discipline of Community Dentistry
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: Dr Susie Dracopoulos and Dr Rahena Akhter
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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