Postgraduate Course: Development Disorders of the Teeth and Advanced Restorative Dentistry (DENT11162)
|Deanery of Clinical Sciences
|College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)
|SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Online Distance Learning
|Not available to visiting students
|The aim of this course is to review development disorders of the teeth and advanced restorative dentistry for the child patient.
This module aims to review the aetiology, presentation, diagnosis, non invasive / invasive management and sequellae of developmental disorders.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2017/18, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
|Clinical procedures / e-portfolio / reflective logbook 40%
Discussion Board / Wiki 10%
Written assignments 50%
|Students receive informal feedback / feed forward from their on-line tutor on a weekly basis. Students receive formal feedback at the end of each module on assessed course-work and written assignments.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Describe and identify the different types of developmental disorders
- Identify the aetiology and identification of non-carious tooth surface loss and Identify the sequellae of developmental disorders and non-carious tooth surface loss
- Describe and plan the management of different types of developmental disorders
- Describe and plan the prevention and management of non-carious tooth surface loss
- Demonstrate clinical skills in relation to developmental disorders and non-carious tooth surface loss
|Available on the VLE as links to the University of Edinburgh library.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Be able to apply the skills necessary for study and enquiry in an on-line academic environment.
Possess skills in understanding research in this subject and have the ability to analyse literature in an appropriate way.
|Occlusal development,disorders of erruption/exfoliation,tooth surface loss,disorders of tooth number
|Dr Jennifer Foley
|Miss Jennifer Allison
Tel: (0131) 536 3975