DOH481 Dental Clinical Practice 5A (24)

Students participate in a clinical placement program in the provision of clinical care in varied settings in regional NSW.  Each clinical site will have students providing dental care under supervision. Clinical learning is reinforced by means of case analyses, case reviews and clinical session reviews by clinical staff.

Subject availability
Session 1 (30)
On Campus
Orange Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Subject Information
Grading System
One session
School of Dentistry and Health Sciences
Enrolment restrictions
Restricted to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Dental Science course
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

-be able to identify and discuss the scope of oral/dental health needs of different societal and cultural groups within rural and regional communities;
-be able to demonstrate competent comprehensive treatment planning;
-be able to  demonstrate competence in the provision of treatment for patients with multidisciplinary needs;
-be able to manage the decision-making and provision of acute-care treatment as required in a clinical setting;
-be able to undertake and abide by the full range of duties and responsibilities of a dentist in accordance  with professional, ethical and legal requirements as defined by the Dental Board of Australia.

The subject will cover the following topics:

-Clinical oral dental public health
-Clinical delivery of oral health care to regional, rural and remote communities
-Comprehensive treatment planning
-Clinical provision of acute care
-Ethics and jurisprudence

Workplace Learning
This subject contains a Workplace Learning component. Please contact the subject coordinator for further information.
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.