Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science (GCertOralHlthSc)

Program Code

GCORH

Academic Year

2020

Program Faculty

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science postgraduate coursework program delivering a course in adult restorative therapy for dental and oral health therapists.The Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science will allow students to complete studies in Adult Therapy.
The Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 0.5 years.

Conditions

Immunisation: Immunisation records are requested by clinical venues prior to placements.
Student and Professional Registration: Student accepted into the program are required to be registered with the relevant regulatory authority.

Uniform: During clinical placements students are required to comply with professional dress standards.

Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Head of School before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without the approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Inherent requirements: Students are required to acknowledge their understanding of the University of Adelaide dentistry program inherent requirements (see https://health.adelaide.edu.au/admissions/dentistry/inherent-requirements/)

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Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following courses with a combined total of not less than 12 units:

  1. Core courses to the value of 6 units
  2. Work based training / extra mural studies to the value of 6 units