|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
Available to students enrolled in the Graduate Diploma of Orthodontics course only.
This subject comprises a series of lectures and tutorials on fundamental orthodontic theory and clinical training. Included in this subject are in-depth case presentations where students show the progress of their cases in group seminars. The topics in this subject include clinical trials and systematic reviews on clinical treatment modalities and their effects. This subject exposes students to contemporary developments of orthodontic treatment approached and the supporting research, to understand the important philosophy of evidence-based orthodontics. Students are required to read and critically review the designated reading and present their views in the tutorials. The ability to critically evaluate journal articles is seen as an indispensable tool in the pursuit of clinical practice founded on Evidence-Based Dentistry.
|Cairns, Mixed attendance, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Non-standard start/end 26-Jul-2021 to 03-Dec-2021|
|Face to face teaching 05-Aug-2021 to 03-Dec-2021 (Mandatory Clinical Sessions on campus 5-6 Aug / 9-10 Sep / 21-22 Oct / 2-3 Dec)|
The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 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.