DENT6904 Dento-Maxillofacial Radiology Theory II (Part 2)

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)

If this unit does not have an online alternative, then students who are presently unable to enter Western Australia and whose studies would be delayed by an inability to complete this unit, should contact the unit coordinator (details given on this page) to ascertain, on an individual case-by-case basis, if alternate arrangements can be made to support their study in this unit.

AvailabilityLocationMode
Non-standard teaching periodOral Health Care Centre of WA (OHCWA)Face to face Predominantly face-to-face. On campus attendance required to complete this unit. May have accompanying resources online.
Non-standard teaching periodOral Health Care Centre of WA (OHCWA)Face to face Predominantly face-to-face. On campus attendance required to complete this unit. May have accompanying resources online.
Content
This is the second year theory unit in Dento-maxillofacial Radiology for the Doctor of Clinical Dentistry course. Parts 1 and 2 must be completed to fulfill the requirements of the unit. The areas covered are:
Advanced Radiological Interpretation: Differential Diagnosis of Radiolucent Lesions
Advanced Radiological Interpretation: Differential Diagnosis of Developmental Abnormalities
Non-ionizing Radiation Imaging Modalities
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) describe pathology in the maxillofacial complex; (2) identify radiolucent pathology in the maxillofacial complex; (3) identify developmental abnormalities in the maxillofacial complex; and (4) describe non-ionizing radiation imaging modalities.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) written examination

; (2) journal clubs
; and (3) case presentations. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Associate Professor Johan Aps
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
DENT6903 Dento-Maxillofacial Radiology Theory II (Part 1)
Contact hours
Total Contact hours: Lectures/Seminars: 130 hours, 6 hours assessment and self directed study 14 hours = 150 hours
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