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Beginner Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Week 1 - Introduction to Dental Medicine and Its Relations to Public Health

1 hour to complete
8 videos (Total 52 min)
8 videos
Lecture 1: Goals of the Course (2min)2m
Lecture 2: Oral Health Related to General Health: Oral Cavity Tissue (9min)8m
Lecture 3: Modern Scope of Dental Medicine (2min)2m
Lecture 4: Educational Opportunities in Dental Medicine (7min)7m
Lecture 5: Public Health Impact of Dental Medicine (5min)5m
Lecture 6: Dental Public Health (10min)10m
Lecture 7: Advances in Dentistry (10min)10m
1 practice exercise
Week 1 quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Week 2 - Form and Function of the Oral Cavity

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 40 min)
4 videos
Lecture 2: Oral Structures and Functions (11min)11m
Lecture 3: Periodontium and Periodontal Disease (7min)6m
Lecture 4: Basic Tooth Structure: Occlusion (12min)12m
1 practice exercise
Week 2 quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Week 3 - Comprehensive Evaluation of Dental Patient Needs

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 64 min)
8 videos
Lecture 2: Dental Local Anesthesia (4min)4m
Lecture 3: Comprehensive Patient Evaluation (14min)14m
Demo 1: Physical Examination: Introduction (3min)3m
Demo 2: Physical Examination: Extraoral Examination: Head, Neck and Face (4min)4m
Demo 3: Physical Examination: Extraoral Examination: Cranial Nerve (10min)9m
Demo 4: Physical Examination: Extraoral Examination: TMJ (5min)5m
Demo 5: Physical Examination: Intraoral Examination (9min)8m
1 practice exercise
Week 3 quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Week 4 - Most Common Dental Diseases Affecting Teeth and Periodontium

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 38 min)
4 videos
Lecture 2: Periodontal Diseases: Part 1 (7min)6m
Lecture 3: Periodontal Diseases: Part 2 (11min)10m
Lecture 4: Periodontal Diseases: Contributing Factors (9min)8m
1 practice exercise
Week 4 quiz30m

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