Introduction to Clinical Periodontology

Course Information
TitleΕΙΣΑΓΩΓΗ ΣΤΗΝ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ ΠΕΡΙΟΔΟΝΤΟΛΟΓΙΑ / Introduction to Clinical Periodontology
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorDimitra Sakellari
Course ID240000635

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Dentistry (2010-today)

Registered students: 194
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course532

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Acquisition of fundamental knowledge of the anatomy of periodontal tissues Acquisition of fundamental knowledge of aetiopathogenesis of periodontal diseases Knowledge of completion of periodontal chart Acquisition of fundamental knowledge of therapeutic management of periodontal diseases
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Aim: to educate in fundamental knowledge of Periodontology which is necessary for clinical training during the 6th semester. At the end of 5th semester, the student shall acquire basic knowledge of the anatomy of the periodontium, aetiology and classification of periodontal diseases, systemic and local risk factors, and therefore be able to correctly complete periodontal chart and record. In addition, the student shall know correct oral hygiene procedures and instrumentation for debridement and scaling-root planning.
Clinical, Periodontology, Introduction
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
Reading Assigment261
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
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