SCIENTIFIC AND CLINICAL KNOWLEDGE C

DEN2SKC

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject you will learn the clinical and theoretical knowledge to support your progression of preclinical skills. You will continue to develop your knowledge of infection control protocols, the comprehensive dental examination and formulation of basic treatment plans. This subject will develop your communication, leadership and health promotion skills

SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorElizabeth Sari

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites ORH1POH and must be enrolled in HHDSB Dentistry

Co-requisitesDEN2PSB

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Fundamentals of Periodontics

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorWilson, T & Kornman, K

YearN/A

Edition/Volume2nd Edition

PublisherN/A

ISBNN/A

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Chapter/issueN/A

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Source locationN/A

Dental radiography: principles and techniques

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorIannucci (Haring), J & Howerton, L

Year2005

Edition/Volume5th edition

PublisherELSEVIER.

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

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Applied dental materials

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMcCabe, JF & Walls, AWG

YearN/A

Edition/Volume9th Edition

PublisherBLACKWELL, MUNKSGAARD.

ISBNN/A

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Summits Fundamentals of operative dentistry: a contemporary approach

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorSummitt, JB, Robbins, JW & Schwartz, RS

YearN/A

Edition/Volume4th edition

PublisherQUINTESSENCE.

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

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Handbook of pediatric dentistry

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorCameron, A & Widmer, R

Year2010

Edition/Volume4th edition

PublisherELSEVIER.

ISBNN/A

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

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

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Clearly differentiate professional from individual scope of practice and discuss the role of ethics in the provision of health care
02. Make clear, knowledgeable and well planned presentations individually and /or as part of a team and engage in peer review of other student presentations
03. Identify the historic, social and political context in which contemporary First Nations people live
04. Critically appraise the meaning of health as it relates to population oral health and explain the determinants of health, risk factors and behaviours that influence it
05. Explain the rationale and use of infection control policies and procedures as they relate to the pre-clinical and clinical environment
06. Demonstrate theoretical knowledge to support pre-clinical skills in conservative restorative dentistry, periodontics, radiography, impressions and local anaesthesia using a systematic and patient focused approach
07. Critically review the oral health assessment and care planning process, explain the importance of patient participation and informed consent
08. Demonstrate a level of competence in the interpretation of clinical information to form a diagnosis with an associated care plan for a simulated patient

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, All Year, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorElizabeth Sari

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 43
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
Professionalism, Communication, Health p

LectureWeek: 10 - 43
Two 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Problem Based LearningWeek: 10 - 43
One 2.00 h problem based learning per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
6x written group reports with oral presentation component. Total 4800-word equiv. per student 3 reports per semester, 500-word equiv. per report per student. Oral group presentation of each written report (3min per student per presentation, 300-word equiv. per student). Each topic (x6) requires students to contribute to a group report on findings and present them in Weeks 4, 8, and 12 each semester. Assessment is individual.N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO8
Sem 1 - 1 x 2 hour Written Examination (2000-word equiv) Semester 1N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7
Sem 2 - 1 x 2 hour Written Examination (2000-word equiv) Semester 2N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7