DENTAL SCIENCE B

DEN1DSB

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students will be introduced to the cellular basis of life, cell structure, inclusions, membranes, junctions, cells working as communities, epithelial and connective tissues, nervous and muscular tissues and selected organs - skin, nerves, thyroid, blood vessels, trachea, lung and gut. Anatomy component: introduction to the body cavities and their major organs. Principles of anatomy will be introduced and applied to the anatomy of the head and neck relevant for dentistry. Lectures are supported by practical classes, which will include the examination of appropriate cadaver and radiographic materials and computer aided learning activities.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAnita Zacharias

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites DEN1DSA,ORH1IOS and ORH1POH

Co-requisites ORH1IOS & ORH1POH

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsConcise Illustrated Anatomy: Head & Neck, Volume 3PrescribedBen Pansky/Thomas R. Gest,LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
ReadingsHuman anatomy and physiologyRecommendedMarieb7TH EDN, PEARSON
ReadingsTextbook of head and neck anatomyRecommendedHiatt, JL & Gartner3RD EDN, LIPPINCOTT

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnita Zacharias

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 32 - 43
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Delivery method - Face to face and online"

Lecture Week: 35 - 35
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 35 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Delivery method - Face to face and online"

Practical Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Practical Week: 35 - 43
One 1.0 hours practical other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 15min histology practical test10
one 3-hour written examination on gross anatomy and histologyHurdle requirement: 50% or above is required60
three 15min gross anatomy practical tests (10% each)30