Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:January, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 178 (122 contact and 56 non-contact) |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||12.5 points of human anatomy, 12.5 points of physiology and 12.5 points of biochemistry at 2nd year level.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||N/A.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Menaka Abuzar
Melbourne Dental School
4th floor 720 Swanston Street
Telephone: +61 3 9341 1500
This subject facilitates learning of head and neck anatomy, the embryology and histology of the head, neck and oral structures, tooth development, oral anatomy and masticatory function including associated muscles and the nervous system. The subject also integrates the development of the orofacial tissues from the embryonic stages through to completion of growth. The importance of growth phases and the influence this has on provision of dental treatment in the specialties of paediatric dentistry and orthodontics is also introduced. Students are encourated to construct organisational frameworks to assist learning of this subject.
On completion of this subject, the students will:
be competent to describe:
be able to analyse:
be able to demonstrate skills:
|Prescribed Texts:||Berkovitz BKB, Holland GR and Moxham BJ 2009 A Colour Atlas and Text of Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology 4th ed, Mosby Elsevier|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Doctor of Dental Surgery |
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