DENT6860 Paediatric Dentistry Clinical Practice I Part 1

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Multi-mode
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Multi-mode
Content
Clinical practice units introduce students to the advanced clinical aspects of Paediatric Dentistry. The unit is taken over two semesters and parts 1 and 2 must be completed to fulfil the requirements of the unit. Each student is required to demonstrate the diagnostic, therapeutic and management skills required of a dental specialist in this discipline area.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) introduced to the advanced clinical aspects of Paediatric Dentistry.; (2) demonstrate the diagnostic, therapeutic and management skills required of a dental specialist; and (3) comprehensive examination of patients, diagnosis and management of patients.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) clinical assessment (ongoing)
; (2) case presentation
; and (3) clinical logbook. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Associate Professor Robert Anthonappa
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
a Bachelor of Dental Science of this University
or
equivalent; a Pass in the Primary examinations of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons; and at least two years' full-time equivalent experience in general dental practice.
Unit Outline
Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
Note
Students are required to be registered with the Dental Board of Australia for the duration of the Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (90840).
Texts

Cameron, A. and Widmer, R. Handbook of Paediatric Dentistry, 4th edn: Mosby 2013

Andreasen, J. O. and Andreasen, F. M. Textbook and Color Atlas of Traumatic Injuries to the Teeth, 4th edn: Munksgaard 2007

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