DENT5313 Developmental and Behavioural Sciences 3

Credit
6 points
Offering
AvailabilityLocationModeFirst year of offer
Not available in 2019UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
This unit builds on the knowledge and clinical skills including relevant concepts in the disciplines of Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry. Students gain understanding on abnormal growth and development and common health problems from birth to adolescence for both healthy children and children with special needs and evidence-based orthodontics treatment for uncomplicated cases. Students formulate and deliver a treatment plan for the individual child in Paediatric Dentistry clinics.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) diagnose normal from abnormal growth and development and common oral health problems from birth to adolescence for both healthy children and children with special care needs; (2) recognise the need for and refer for evidence-based orthodontics treatment for uncomplicated cases in cooperative children and adolescents; and (3) formulate and deliver a comprehensive treatment plan for the individual child.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) clinical assessment (Failed Component), SLO 1,2; (2) written assessment integrated ortho-paedo, SLO 1, 2, 3; and (3) clinical assessment (Failed Component), SLO 3. Further information is available in the unit outline.

To pass this unit, a student must: (a) achieve an overall mark of 50 per cent or higher for the unit; and (b) achieve the requisite requirements(s) or a mark of 50 per cent or greater, whichever is higher and specified in the unit outline, for the clinical assessment (Failed Component), SLO 1,2 and clinical assessment (Failed Component), SLO 3 components.

Supplementary assessment is available in this unit. Supplementary assessment is available for students currently enrolled in the unit who obtain a mark of 45 to 49 overall and a mark of at least 45 in any Failed Component(s)
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
DENT5312 Developmental and Behavioural Sciences 2; DENT5322 Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences 4; DENT5337 Restorative and Rehabilitative Sciences 7; and
DENT5338 Restorative and Rehabilitative Sciences 8
Co-requisites:
DENT5323 Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences 5; DENT5341 Comprehensive Clinical Care 1;
and
DENT5342 Comprehensive Clinical Care 2
Approved quota: 56—50 domestic includes high academic achievement direct pathway: 24 places, indigenous entry, rural: 3 places, and standard pathway graduate applicants: 20; and 6 international.
Contact hours
lectures: 1 hour; clinics: 3 hours; practicals: 3 hours
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