Communication Skills (DENT 309.2)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
DENT 309 02 January 2018 Jordan Longworth
DENT 309 02 January 2017 Alyssa Hayes
DENT 309 02 January 2016


Effective communication is required as part of the patient-dentist relationship, in addition to technical competency. This course allows students exposure to various situations likely to arise in private practice which benefit form well developed communication skills. This is achieved through the use of standardized patients, who allow students to develop and practice listening, verbal and non-verbal language skills, rapport, empathy, professionalism and ethical awareness.

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