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091755S Periodontology V, 2-3 ECTS cr 
Code 091755S  Validity 01.08.2017 -
Name Periodontology V  Abbreviation Periodontol V 
Scope2-3 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline5402 Dentistry 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Dentistry 

Teachers
Name
Pekka Ylöstalo 

Description
ECTS Credits 

3 ECTS credits

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

5th study year, Spring term

 
Learning outcomes 

Associations between periodontal diseases and systemic health and diseases. To give advanced knowledge of periodontal infections on tissue and cell level.

 
Contents 

Different systemic diseases and disorders as a risk for periodontal diseases; Periodontal medicine. Molecular biology of inflammation; Genetic aspects of periodontal diseases.

 
Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Lectures, individual studies, scientific seminars

 
Target group 

5. year dental students

 
Recommended optional programme components 

Strand of Oral diseases and overall health

 
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).

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Written exam

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.

 
Grading 

The course unit utilizes a numerical grading scale 0-5. In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.

 
Person responsible 

Professor Pekka Ylöstalo

Senior Lecturer Hilkka Pernu

 
Working life cooperation 

During the course invited lecturers.

 
Other information 

Previous course name: Periodontal Diseases and General Health

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Parodontologia V  Course  Pernu, Hilkka Elina  17.11.21 -09.02.22

Future examinations
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Parodontologia V exam  Exam    17.12.21
registration period has not begun Parodontologia V exam  Exam    28.01.22
registration period has not begun Parodontologia V exam  Exam    02.03.22
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