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|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
This subject is only available to those students enrolled in the Bachelor of Dental Surgery
Students undertake comprehensive patient care in the dental clinic within the School and as a clinical placement. This subject continues the clinical skills development initiated in the first semester subject DS3101:12 Introduction to Clinical Dentistry. The focal clinical activities include increased exposure to more complex medical and dental histories and using imaging techniques to assist diagnosis and treatment planning. The program will develop skills in routine and advanced restorative procedures and reinforce the skills learned in the simulated clinical environment and in DS3101:12 Introduction to Clinical Dentistry. Students' active participation in the clinical program exposes them to the provision of comprehensive dental care, under supervision, in a clinical environment and includes paediatric dentistry, and an introduction to orthodontics, oral surgery and periodontology. The development of clinical skills continues across the year in all of the key competencies of clinical dentistry.
Satisfactory attendance is required at (pre)clinical placements. Satisfactory academic and professional standard, as described in the College Assessment Guidelines, must be achieved in order to progress
|Prerequisites:||(DS2001 AND DS2003) AND (DS2004 AND DS2005) OR (DS2101 AND DS2102) AND DS3101 AND ALLOW CONCURRENT FOR DS3101|
|Cairns, Study Period 2, Placement/fieldwork|
|Census Date 25-Aug-2022|
|Coordinator:||Dr Kornelija Sfera|
|Lecturers:||Dr Andrea James, Dr Kornelija Sfera, Dr Erica Martin, Assoc. Professor Geoff Booth, Professor John Abbott, Dr Kevin Ang, Dr Anita Griffin, Dr Andrew Liaw, Dr Candy Mason, Dr Amar Sholapurkar, Dr Alex Dancyger, Dr Sonali Mistry, Mrs Gloria Silcock, Dr Richard Coward, Mr Jan Du Bruyn, Dr Dileep Sharma, Mrs Amanda du Bruyn, Dr Rita Louise, Dr Robi Islam, Mr Manjunath Rajashekhar, Professor Peter Thomson, Assoc. Professor Marguerite Reith, Dr Tulio Fernandez Medina, Dr Harini Mani, Assoc. Professor Justin Curtin.|
The student workload for this 9 credit point subject is approximately 390 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.