Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:July, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 71 (indicative) |
Total Time Commitment:
71 contact hours (indicative), 96 non-contact (indicative)
Successful completion of 1st year Teaching Blocks 1 and 2 (Semester 1) DDS subjects.
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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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CoordinatorDr Anu Polster
Melbourne Dental School
4th floor, 720 Swanston Street
Telephone: + 61 3 9341 1500
Preclinical Dental Practice 2 is a continuation of Preclinical Dental Practice 1 and 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 in:
Students must pass two of the 3 practical examinations in order to pass Preclinical Dental Practice 2 overall.
Anusavice KJ, 2003 Phillip's Science of Dental Materials 11 th ed, Elsevier (Saunders)
Baneerjee A and Watson TF 2011 Pickard's Manual of Operative Dentistry 9th ed, Oxford University Press
Schwartz RS, Summitt JB and Robbins JW 2003 Fundamentals of Operative Dentistry. A Contemporary Approach 3 rd ed, Quintessence
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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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