CRANIOFACIAL GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
Credit points: 15
In this subject you will gain an understanding of growth and development in humans, specifically craniofacial growth, which is fundamental to developing diagnostic ability and treatment planning skills in dentistry. You will be introduced to physical development from birth until adulthood and how this influences growth and development in the orofacial region. In addition, you will become familiar with common dentofacial abnormalities along with the classification of malocclusions, the development of normal occlusion, and common interceptive treatments.
SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School
Subject Co-ordinatorElizabeth Sari
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Co-requisitesDEN2DPH AND DEN2IDP
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
AuthorWilliam R. Proffit,, Henry W. Fields , Jr., Brent Larson and David M. Sarver.
Orthodontic diagnostic principles
PublisherUNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND.
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Bendigo, 2021, All Year, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorElizabeth Sari
LectureWeek: 10 - 42
Eighteen 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
PracticalWeek: 10 - 42
Three 2.00 h practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 42
Fourteen 2.00 h scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 42 and delivered via online.
|Online Quizzes x 3 (Total 1000-word equiv.)||N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|
|One 1,500-word assignment||N/A||N/A||No||30||SILO1|
|One 2-hour exam (2,000-word equivalent) Mid-Year||N/A||N/A||No||50||SILO1, SILO4|