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Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Oral Health Sciences Program for Oral Health Science
Lecture Code J1601020 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 口腔保健学概論
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Outline of oral health science
タケモト トシノブ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Weds5-6:DEN Lecture Rm 4
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture, Group discussion, PBL 
Credits 1 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 27 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students 1st semester students
Keywords oral health science, career design, dental hygienist, school nurse 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
This subject is to support first year students in oral health science program to learn career design and outline of this program. 
Criterion referenced
Oral Health Science
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding of basic behavior as a dental profession. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To become a excellent dental professional, this subject is aimed to acquire a basic knowledge about oral health science.  As a result you are expected to begin to think about your future and career design. 
Class Schedule 1)Introduction of oral health science, Dental professions: lecture (Prof.Takemoto)
2)Dental treatment: lecture (Prof.Takemoto)
3)EBM (Evidence-based medicine), Medical ethics :Problem based learning (Prof.Takemoto)
4)Dental hygienist part1: lecture (Prof.Takemoto)
5)Dental hygienist part 2,  School nurse("Yogo teacher"): lecture (Prof.Takemoto)
6)Career planning. PBL: Group discussion part 1 (Prof.Takemoto)
7)Career planning. PBL: Group study (Prof.Takemoto)
8)Career planning. PBL: Group discussion part 2 (Prof.Takemoto)

The schedule in detail will be shown at the first class 
All the textbooks are written in Japanese.  Please ask us if you want any English textbooks. 
PC or AV used in
A materials in detail is given in every class. It is also shown be powerpoint. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
The given time in a class is too short.  Please follow yourself after each class. 
Grading Method Knowledge and manner will be evaluated comprehensively. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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