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Foundation: Orofacial Pain - DENT6385

Year - 2020

This unit of study provides an overview for postgraduate students of clinical, procedural and evidence-based information on orofacial pain and the communication skills required to develop effective relationships with dental patients.

1x10day block, 1x5day block, clinical and laboratory sessions, small group seminars, journal club discussions, self directed learning

Theory Paper (40%); Case Presentation (15%); Viva Voce (15%); Simulation Tasks ¿ Fixed Prosthodontics (15%); Continuous Sessional Assessment (10%); Logbook (5%

A recommended reading and text book list is provided for this unit in class.


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Restorative and Reconstructive 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: Assoc. Professor Dale Howes
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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