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Clinical Dentistry (Paediatric Dentistry)

Unit of study table

Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Paediatric Dentistry)

(a) In order to fulfil the requirements for specialist registration in Paediatric Dentistry, students complete 144 credit points in the sequence indicated by years 1-3 below
(b) Enrolment is full-time
(c) All units of study are compulsory unless otherwise noted.

Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Child Health)

(a) Students must complete 48 credit points in the sequence indicated by Year 1 below
(b) Enrolment is full-time
(c) all units of study are compulsory unless otherwise noted.

Graduate Certificate in Clinical Dentistry (Child Health)

(a) Students must complete 24 credit points in the sequence indicated below
(b) Enrolment is full-time
(c) All units of study are compulsory unless otherwise noted.
Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites
C: Corequisites N: Prohibition

Graduate Certificate in Clinical Dentistry (Child Health)

DENT5031
Behaviour Management
6  
DENT5032
Child Assessment and Treatment Planning
6  
DENT5033
Preventive Dentistry 1
6  
DENT6000
Research Methods in Dentistry
6  

Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Paediatrics) and Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Child Health)

Year 1
DENT5031
Behaviour Management
6  
DENT5032
Child Assessment and Treatment Planning
6  
DENT5033
Preventive Dentistry 1
6  
DENT6000
Research Methods in Dentistry
6  
DENT5034
Restorative Paediatric Dentistry Part 1
6  
DENT5035
Management of Orofacial Trauma 1
6  
DENT5036
Community Paediatric Dentistry
6  
DENT6010
Dental Research Studies 1
6 A Knowledge in all aspects of general dentistry
P DENT6000 or equivalent

Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Paediatrics)

Year 2
DENT5037
Preventive Dentistry 2
6 P DENT5033 or DENT6276
DENT5038
Restorative Paediatric Dentistry Part 2
6 P DENT5034 or DENT6276
DENT5039
Growth and Development
6  
DENT6011
Dental Research Studies 2
6 A Knowledge in all aspects of general dentistry
P (DENT6000 and DENT6010) or PUBH5010
DENT5040
Dental Anomalies and Genetics 1
6  
DENT5041
Paediatric Oral Pathology and Medicine 1
6  
DENT5042
Development of the Occlusion
6  
DENT6012
Dental Research Studies 3
6 A Knowledge in all aspects of general dentistry
P DENT6011
Year 3
DENT5043
Management of Orofacial Trauma Part 2
6 P DENT5035 or DENT6277
DENT5044
Paediatric Medicine and Surgery
6  
DENT5045
Management of Children's Special Needs
6  
DENT6013
Dental Research Studies 4
6 A Knowledge in all aspects of general dentistry
P DENT6011 and DENT6012
DENT5046
Dental Anomalies and Genetics 2
6 P (DENT5039 and DENT5040) or (DENT6278 and DENT6279)
DENT5047
Paediatric Oral Pathology and Medicine 2
6 P DENT5041 or DENT6279
DENT5048
Specialist Paediatric Practice
6  
DENT6014
Dental Research Studies 5
6 A Knowledge in all aspects of general dentistry
P DENT6011 and DENT6012 and DENT6013