DENTAL SCIENCE C

DEN2DSC

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Credit points: 20

Subject outline

In this subject students will learn that an understanding of growth and development in humans, specifically psychosocial development and craniofacial growth, are fundamental to developing diagnostic ability and treatment planning skills in dentistry. Students will be introduced to the psychosocial, behavioural and physical development from birth until adulthood and how this influences growth and development in the orofacial region. Students will learn the common dentofacial abnormalities and classification of malocclusions, the development of normal occlusion, and the common interceptive treatments.

SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School

Credit points20

Subject Co-ordinatorRobert Mayne

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites DEN1DSB, DEN1DSA, ORH1OHA, ORH1OHB, ORH1CPA, ORH1CPB

Co-requisites DEN2DPA, DEN2MDA

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsA colour atlas and text of oral anatomy, histology and embryologyRecommendedBerkovitz, B, Holland G and Moxham, B 19922ND ED, WOLFE MEDICAL
ReadingsOrthodontic diagnostic principlesRecommendedFreer, T 1999UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND
ReadingsStudents refer to LMS site for additional readingPreliminaryN/AN/A

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