Maxillo-facial pathology 371

Module code MFP 371
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

This module introduces the oral hygiene student to the maxillo-facial pathology commonly encountered in general practice. It will enable the student to differentiate between variants of normal and pathological lesions. A basic knowledge of the etiology, pathogenesis, and clinical appearance of the lesions will be acquired. Selected treatment modalities relevant to the oral hygienist will also be discussed in this module.

Module credits 8.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites ODO 271, OFC 271, RAD 271, PDL 271, ORD 271, GAP 271, VKM 271, TBW 271
Contact time 2 discussion classes per week for 10 weeks, 2 lectures per week for 20 weeks, 2 other contact sessions per week for 2 weeks
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Oral Pathology and Oral Biology
Period of presentation Year

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