Postgraduate Course: Introductory Course in Prosthodontics (DENT11133)
|School||Deanery of Clinical Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This 4 week long course will prepare enrolled students to provide safe, effective clinical management of patients within the joint University/NHS Prosthodontic Unit. Students will attend a series of lectures, series and clinical skills sessions that will provide instruction in contemporary operative techniques and instruction in patient management and effective communication.
4 week duration
Lectures, seminars and practical session
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2016/17, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 40,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 40,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Written Examination - 1 hour - 50%
Practical Examination - 2 hours - 50%
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Be familiar with the M Clin Dent Programme design, structure and assessment requirements.
- Have an understanding of how specialist Prosthodontic care is delivered within the NHS.
- Be able to demonstrate knowledge of contemporary operative clinical practice and demonstrate competence in simulated, practical clinical exercises.
- Gain insight into effective Patient management and communication skills.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||4 week duration.
Lectures, seminars and practical sessions.
|Keywords||Introduction,Prosthodontics,Clinical Skills,Regulatory Framework,Patient Management,NHS Structu
|Course organiser||Dr Krishna Bhatia
Tel: (0131) 536 3976
|Course secretary||Ms Anna Atluri
Tel: (0131) 536 3982
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