DENTAL PRACTICE THEORY
Credit points: 30
This subject is designed to provide final-year students with further information on all disciplines within dentistry. A series of online material, classes and tutorials will involve each of the specialist disciplines building on complexity from the previous years.
SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School
Subject Co-ordinatorDamian Ryan
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveNo
PrerequisitesDEN4FPR OR DEN4DTH OR DEN4CDP
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
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, Week 03-48, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDamian Ryan
Directed ReadingWeek: 3 - 48
Twenty four 1.00 h directed reading per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 3 to week 48 and delivered via online.
Provided reading related to Special Needs and Operative Dentistry and dental jurisprudence.,
Problem Based LearningWeek: 3 - 48
Ten 1.00 h problem based learning per study period on weekdays during the day from week 3 to week 48 and delivered via online.
Problem based (self-directed) learning delivered via forums and case presentations related to Prosthodontics and General Clinical (Operative) dentistry
Supervised ResearchWeek: 3 - 48
Ten 1.50 h supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 3 to week 48 and delivered via blended.
Blended delivery and supervision (online and video-conferenced) of research tasks as individuals and groups
TutorialWeek: 3 - 48
Five 1.50 h tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 3 to week 48 and delivered via online.
Online tutorials relating to aspects of dental jurisprudence
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 3 - 48
Eighty 1.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 3 to week 48 and delivered via online.
A mixture of recorded presentations and unscheduled online classes
|Research project (2,000-words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO6|
|Two written assessments - three hours (6,000-word equivalent total) Hurdle: minimum score of 50% is required for each assessment to demonstrate standards required for professional practice||N/A||N/A||Yes||70||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
|Written assessment (1,000-word equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||10||SILO5, SILO7, SILO8|