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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Oral Health Sciences Program for Oral Health Science
Lecture Code J1603020 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 口腔科学基礎
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Basic Class of Oral Science
Instructor KAKU MASATO
カク マサト
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Mon5-6:DEN Lecture Rm 1
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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lecture by powerpoint and handout 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Oral Health Science
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding of structure and function of human body, teethes, and oral.
・Knowledge and understanding of the development of diseases and promotion of the recovery process. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Oral anatomy and oral function, including mastication, swallow and articulation 
Class Schedule lesson1 introduction
lesson2 generation of oral organ
lesson3 tooth histology
lesson4 oral construction
lesson5 nerves and blood vessels of craniofacial region
lesson6 tongue and soft palate
lesson7 oral function and periodontitis
lesson8 oral function and malocclusion 
Woelfel's Dental Anatomy: Its Relevance to Dentistry by Rickne C. Scheid and Gabriela Weiss DDS
Wheeler's Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion, 9e by Stanley J. Nelson DDS MS 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts, images(PC) 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
This lecture includes the oral structure and function. Please try to understand of oral anatomy before this class. 
Grading Method Judged by  report and written examination.  
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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