Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:January, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 126 |
Total Time Commitment:
Total of 182 hours: 126 contact, 56 non-contact
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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.
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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 and covers the importance of neuroscience (the structure and function of the brain, nervous sytem) in dentistry with the sense of taste and pathways of pain. 100% attendance at CAL and laboratory sessions is required to complete this subject. Students are encouraged to construct organisational frameworks to assist learning of this subject.
On completion of this subject, the students will:
be able to explain:
be able to demonstrate skills:
be able to analyse:
Berkovitz BKB, Holland GR and Moxham BJ 2009 A Colour Atlas and Text of Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology 4th ed, Mosby Elsevier
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Doctor of Dental Surgery |
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