The purpose of this module is to: • Embed aspects related to occupational health and safety • Embed communication skills required during patient management • Develop presentation skills to address large audiences • Facilitate an understanding of professionalism and ethical behaviour • Embed knowledge about legal aspects that are related to dentistry • Embed knowledge/skills in terms of administrative management and scheduling in a dental practice • Embed psychological aspects pertaining to patient management • Facilitate the management of a primary preventive treatment plan • Provide primary preventive treatment in cooperation with senior BChD students
ELH 121, ELH 122, AIM 101, ACO 171, ANA 171, FAR 171, FLG 171, GMB 171, MDB 171, ODO 171, ORD 171, PDL 171, TBW 171, VKM 171, NHS 171
1 lecture per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition
Afrikaans and English is used in one class
Dental Management Sciences
Period of presentation
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