DENT6858 Paediatric Dentistry Theory III Part 1

6 points
(see Timetable)
Non-standard teaching periodUWA (Perth)Multi-mode
Non-standard teaching periodUWA (Perth)Face to face
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.
Students are able to (1) understand the theoretical aspects of paediatric dentistry allowing them to understand scientific and clinical philosophies current in the discipline. The students' knowledge towards the nature of the content increases in complexity and depth and (2) attain a thorough understanding of the theoretical aspects of the clinical discipline in Paediatric Dentistry. This includes the scientific, clinical, pathological and therapeutic aspects of the conditions and diseases they encounter..
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) written examination (MCQ and SAQ) 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
DENT6856/DENT6857 Paediatric Dentistry Theory II Part 1/Part 2

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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