Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:June, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 128 (indicative) |
Total Time Commitment:
128 contact hours (indicative), 32 non-contact hours (indicative)
Successful completion of all Teaching Blocks 1 and 2 (Semester 1) 2nd year DDS subjects.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Kenny Chong
Melbourne Dental School
Currently enrolled students:
This subject covers the principles, techniques and materials used in the practice of the specialty areas of fixed prosthodontics and endodontics. Students will attend a series of lectures and comprehensive practical classes on each of these dental specialties. In fixed prosthodontics, students will learn preparation of teeth for crowns in manikins.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
A pass in Section 1 is s pre-requisite to commencement of clinical sessions.
Students must satisfactorily complete this subject prior to commencing patient treatment.
Rosentiel SF et al 2006 Contemporary Fixed Prosthodontics 4 th ed, Mosby Elsevier
Shillingburg HT et al 1997 Fundamentals of Fixed Prosthodontics 3 rd ed, Quintessence Publishing
Walsch H 2004 The Hybrid Concept of Nickel-Titanium Rotary Instrumentation Dental Clinics of North America 48, 183-202.
Walton RE, Torabinejad M 2008 Endodontics: Principles and Practice 4 th ed, WB Saunders Company
Young GR, Parashos P, Messer HH 2007 The Principles of Techniques for Cleaning Root Canals Australian Dental Journal 52, S52-63.
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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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