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Foundations of Clinical Dentistry B4 - SDDM5223

Year - 2020

This unit of study continues from semester one when three new disciplines are gradually introduced: Paediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics and Oral Implants. Students will be given basic information on cranio-facial growth/development, aetiological factors that causing malocclusions and major steps from diagnosis to a treatment plan for various orthodontic problems. The discipline of Paediatric Dentistry will provide clinical skills and competence necessary to manage paediatric patients in general dental practice. Oral Implant course in year 2 is designed to introduce students with concept of osseointegration and provide information related to components of different implant systems.

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

Summative (semester 2) written assessment in Periodontology, Radiology, Oral Surgery, Oral Implants, Occlusion, Prosthodontics, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, practical assessments (simulated and clinical) in Periodontics and continuous sessional assessment of practical and clinical sessions.


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


SDDM5221 and SDDM5222 and SDDM5224


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Orthodontic and Paediatric Dentistry
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 7.0
EFTSL: 0.146
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Tihana Divnic-Resnik and Eduardo Delamare
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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