- Price: AU$29 712
- Level: Degree
- Category: Health/ Medicine
- Awarded by: Central Queensland University
Completing the Bachelor of Oral Health at CQUniversity enables you to apply to the Dental Board of Australia for registration as an Oral Health Therapist.
Designed to equip you with a broad skill set, the course ensures you graduate work ready.
You will develop skills to effectively perform preventive and operative dentistry for patients and provide specialist dental practices.
In addition your education and training will provide you with underpinning industry knowledge so you can educate and promote oral health in small group and community settings.
The course has a strong focus on work integrated learning in pre-clinical and clinical settings such as our purpose-fit oral health laboratory and dental clinic at CQUniversity Rockhampton. This allows you to gain valuable practical experience whilst also increasing your employability.
Oral health can be a diverse and rewarding career. During your studies you will benefit from learning alongside students in other health courses in facilities such as CQUniversity’s Allied Health Clinic.
Upon completion of the Bachelor of Oral Health you will be eligible to apply for registration to work in general and specialist dental practices within Australia as an Oral Health Therapist. You will be able to perform preventive and operative dentistry for patients across the lifespan. You will also be equipped to educate and promote oral health in small group and community settings.
Upon completion of the Bachelor of Oral Health you will be able to apply to the Dental Board of Australia for registration as an Oral Health Therapist, Dental Therapist and Dental Hygienist. The course is accredited by the Australian Dental Council in accordance with s48 of the National Law.
Entry Requirement: Year 12 equivalent
Course Duration: 3 years