DENT5649 Basic Dental Science
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Semester 1 UWA School of Dentistry, PathWest Laboratories Multi-mode
- This unit is taken as part of the Graduate Diploma in Forensic Odontology. It provides an overview of the anatomy of human facial structures, dental embryology and histology, human and comparative tooth morphology, age changes related to the teeth and jaws, facial reconstruction and physical methods of study (e.g. the fundamentals of optics and the utilisation of the electromagnetic spectrum).
- Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr Stephen Knott
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available via the Booktopia Textbook Finder, which has the functionality to search by course code, course, ISBN and title, and may also be posted or available at the appropriate school's administrative offices. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.