DENT6856 Paediatric Dentistry Theory II Part 1

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Multi-mode
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Multi-mode
Content
This unit provides the theoretical underpinning of the clinical practice 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. The theory units introduce students to the advanced theoretical aspects of Paediatric Dentistry allowing them to understand the scientific and clinical philosophies current in the discipline.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) understand the theoretical aspects of paediatric dentistry, allowing them to understand scientific and clinical philosophies current in the discipline and the students' knowledge towards nature of the content is increased in complexity and depth and (2) attain a thorough understanding of the theoretical aspects of the clinical discipline in paediatric dentistry, including the scientific, clinical, pathological and are expected to put the didactic and theoretical knowledge they have acquired into clinical practice.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) written examinations and (2) oral examination. 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:
DENT6854/DENT6855 Paediatric Dentistry Theory I Part 1/Part 2
Unit Outline
Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
Texts

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

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

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