Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 67 hours (41 contact and 16 non-contact) |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Successful completion of Teaching Blocks 1 and 2 subjects.
|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/
Melbourne Dental School
4th floor, 720 Swanston Street
Telephone: + 61 3 9341 1500
|Subject Overview:||Preclinical Dental Practice 2 is a continuation of Preclinical Dental Practice 1. It continues education into the surgical management of more extensive caries lesions and the process of restoration of lost tooth structure. The dental materials, their structure, properties and use for the restoration of lost tooth structure will also be covered. Students will learn more about correct posture in the dental operatory and working in a team (dental assistant and the operator) to prepare and restore teeth in a clinical simulation setting.|
On completion of this subject, the student will be competent to:
The student will also have an understanding of concepts related to:
* A pass in Section (1) is required to proceed to clinical practice.
Anusavice KJ 2003 Phillip's Science of Dental Materials 11th ed, Elsevier (Saunders)
Schwartz RS, Summit JB and Robbins JW 2003 Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry: A Contemporary Approach 3rd ed, Quintessence
|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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