Postgraduate Course: Dental Trauma (DENT11163)
|School||Deanery of Clinical Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Course type||Online Distance Learning
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||The aim of this course is to review the diagnosis, management and treatment of oro-dental trauma.
This module aims to review the aetiology, presentation, diagnosis, management and sequellae of dental trauma. Additionally, the course content will review non-accidental injury and child protection procedures.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2018/19, 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 different types of oro-dental trauma and identify the various types of oro-dental trauma
- Identify the sequellae of oro-dental trauma
- Plan the appropriate management of oro-dental trauma
- Demonstrate clinical skills in relation to various aspects of dental trauma
- Identify potential non-accidental injury and to define the child protection process
|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.
|Keywords||Dental trauma,dento-alveolar trauma,non-accidental injury,child protection procedur,trauma sequellae
|Course organiser||Dr Jennifer Foley
|Course secretary||Miss Jennifer Allison
Tel: (0131) 536 3975