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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 12 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Introduction & Choosing a Career Path in Dentistry

7 videos (Total 31 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
7 videos
Course Overview1m
Introduction33s
Dentistry as a Career3m
Public Health3m
Private Practice9m
Diversity in Dentistry10m
3 readings
Syllabus10m
Additional Resources20m
Contributors' Biographies5m
3 practice exercises
Public Health5m
Private Practice5m
Diversity in Dentistry5m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Further Specialty Areas of Dentistry

11 videos (Total 93 min), 4 readings, 9 quizzes
11 videos
Prosthodontics7m
Endodontics14m
Restorative Dentistry9m
Periodontology9m
Pediatric Dentistry12m
Orthodontics8m
Introduction1m
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery9m
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology9m
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology9m
4 readings
Additional Resources45m
Contributors' Biographies5m
Additional Resources30m
Contributors' Biographies5m
9 practice exercises
Prosthodontics5m
Endodontics5m
Restorative Dentistry5m
Periodontics10m
Pediatric Dentistry10m
Orthodontics10m
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery10m
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology5m
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology5m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Areas of Enhancement in Dentistry

6 videos (Total 50 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Introduction to Research9m
New Technologies in Dentistry14m
The Biology of Pain5m
Hospital Dentistry11m
Veterinary Dentistry8m
2 readings
Additional Resources20m
Contributors' Biographies5m
4 practice exercises
Introduction to Research5m
New Technologies in Dentistry5m
Hospital Dentistry10m
Veterinary Dentistry5m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Dental Schools & Conclusion

4 videos (Total 25 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Introduction to Dental Schools16m
Applying to Dental Schools7m
Conclusion: Dentistry 10135s
2 readings
Additional Resources20m
Contributors' Biographies5m
1 practice exercise
Applying to Dental Schools5m
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Top reviews from Dentistry 101

By JBNov 19th 2019

Very enjoyable and hopefully helpful for my future!\n\nFound certain aspects very interesting such as veterinary dentistry.

By NASep 18th 2019

I clearly understood about dental specialties after learning this course. Thank you so much.

Instructors

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Russell Taichman

Associate Dean for Research
School of Dentistry
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Rogerio Castilho

Associate Professor
School of Dentistry

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