Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1507020 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 歯科矯正学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
シカキョウセイガク
Subject Name in
English
Orthodontics
Instructor TANIMOTO KOTARO,KUNIMATSU RYO,HIROSE NAOTO,UEDA HIROSHI
Instructor
(Katakana)
タニモト コウタロウ,クニマツ リョウ,ヒロセ ナオト,ウエダ ヒロシ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 4th-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Mon1-4:DEN Lecture Rm 2
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 4 : Undergraduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students 4th grade
Keywords Orthodontics, Orthodontic diagnosis, Orthodontic force, Orthodontic appliance, Retention ,Practical work experience 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Dentistry
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge about disease prevention, examination, medical check-up, diagnosis, and treatment related to dentistry and other related studies. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To master the basis of diagnostics and therapeutics of orthodontics. 
Class Schedule Lesson 1, Diagnostics - A basis of orthodontic diagnosis -
Lesson 2, Diagnostics - Orthodontic examination -
Lesson 3, Diagnostics - Orthodontic treatment planning -
Lesson 4, Diagnostics - Tooth extraction in orthodontic treatment -
Lesson 5, Therapeutics - Orthodontic appliances (1) -
Lesson 6, Therapeutics - Orthodontic force and anchorage -
Lesson 7, Therapeutics - Property of orthodontic materials -
Lesson 8, Therapeutics - Orthodontic appliances (2) -
Lesson 9, Biological reaction in orthodontic treatment
Lesson 10, Therapeutics - Orthodontic treatment in primary and mixed dentition (1) -
Lesson 11, Therapeutics - Orthodontic treatment in primary and mixed dentition (2) -
Lesson 12, Therapeutics - Orthodontic treatment in permanent dentition (1) -
Lesson 13, Therapeutics - Orthodontic treatment in permanent dentition (2) -
Lesson 14, Therapeutics - Orthodontic treatment in cooperation with other departments -
Lesson 15, Therapeutics - Retention, oral hygiene -

Written examination, report (as required) 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Contemporary Orthodontics, 5th edition by William R. Proffit (ELSEVIER)
Orthodontics, 6th edition (Ishiyaku shuppan, in Japanese) 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Text, Handout, Slide (PC) 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Please read the relevant pages of designated textbook for deeper understanding. 
Requirements  
Grading Method Written examination, taking account of reports and attendance at lectures 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
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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