Postgraduate Course: Introductory Module (DENT11089)
||School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health
||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
||Not available to visiting students
|Credit level (Normal year taken)
||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Home subject area
||Other subject area
||Taught in Gaelic?
||To provide an introduction to this modular course of study.
To help participants understand the difference between masters level education and that of undergraduate teaching or traditional short courses of didactic teaching or skills coaching.
To direct participants towards a wide range of resources and give guidance on how to find, use and reflect on the available evidence.
To introduce a project that will be chosen in order to audit or explore an area of the participants' current clinical practice.
|| Students MUST also take:
Clinical Practice (DENT11040)
|| As per fee strategy £1800 per module.
Course Delivery Information
|Delivery period: 2010/11 Flexible, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
||WebCT enabled: No
|No Classes have been defined for this Course|
||First class information not currently available|
|No Exam Information
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
|Understand the concept of self-directed learning and the level if assessment for this Masters degree.
Have a logical approach to data gathering.
Understand forward planning and consideration of resource and time management.
Understand the basic research principles of literature search, critical appraisal and types of clinical trials and be able to perform a Medline search.
Present a range of information to their peers using the appropriate audio-visual techniques.
|50% - Presentation of a project based on coursework
50% - Production of a reflective account.
|Specific support will be arranged for students with specific disabilities as already arranged for the other Master Degrees at Edinburgh Postgraduate Dental Institute.
||Dental Primary Care, Modular Course of Study
||Prof Richard Ibbetson
Tel: (0131) 536 4975
||Mrs Jacqueline Mcgurk
Tel: 0131 536 4970
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