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Orthodontics Clinical Training 2 - DENT5161

Year - 2020

This unit is designed to further familiarise students with the important aspects of orthodontic treatment sequencing by typodont simulations and to also learn clinical set-up and basic clinical skills. Further typodont training is carried out where students manage and observe orthodontic tooth movement prior to patient management. Wire bending sessions allow the students to hand bend a variety of structures from the wire. Basic clinical set-up sessions aim to teach students to undertake very basic procedures clinically, including bracket bonding, removable appliances placement and bonded appliance cementation.

4x7hr clinic training and 1x6hr workshop/wk.

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

Notes will be distributed in class.


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Orthodontic and Paediatric Dentistry
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
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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