0 ECTS credits (part of 5 ECTS cr study module, correspondents to 0.3 ECTS cr workload)
|Language of instruction
4th year Autumn term, Subjects studies
To understand special features of periodontal tissues on children and adolescents. To regonise early changes and identify risk individuals and make a treatment plan.
Diagnostics and treatment of periodontal diseases of young and adolescents.
|Mode of delivery
Face-to-face teaching, individual studies
|Learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures and patient cases 3 hours, examination
4th year dental students
|Prerequisites and co-requisites
Student must have passed earlier theoretical study modules in periodontology.
|Recommended optional programme components
This study module is part of combination of oral and cranial growth and development.
|Recommended or required reading
Newman and Carranzas Clinical Periodontology. Thirteenth (13th) Edition. Newman, Takei, Klokkevold, Carranza. W.B. Saunders Company (2019). ISBN: 978-0-323-52300-4 (or the newest edition).
Available lecture books can be checked from this link.
|Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination together with the courses of Pedodontics, Periodontal Diseases in Children, Oral Health and Health Service System, Pediatric Oral and Maxillofaxial Surgery and Abnormal eruption of permanent tooth.
Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.
The course unit utilizes a numerical grading scale 1-5. In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.
Professor Pekka Ylöstalo, Meeri Ojala
|Working life cooperation