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: 123 (75 contact and 48 non-contact hours) |
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/
CoordinatorDr Matt Hopcraft
Melbourne Dental School
4th floor, 720 Swanston Street
Telephone: + 61 3 9341 1500
|Subject Overview:||This subject has the following components: Current Issues in Health Care, Population Oral Health, Law and Ethics, Communication Skills and Behavioural Science. Student learning will include patient centred oral health care practice.|
On completion of this subject, the student will:
be competent to discuss:
Formative assessment: Communication skills OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination) video using peer-review.
Burt BA, Eklund SA (eds) 2005 Dentistry, Dental Practice and the Community 6th ed, Saunders Elsevier
Mostofsky DI, Forgione AG, Giddon DB (eds) 2006 Behavioural Dentistry, Wiley-Blackwell
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students should be able to:
Doctor of Dental Surgery |
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