Subject

Head and Neck Anatomy (TRANSV)

  • code 12265
  • course 1
  • term Anual
  • type OB
  • credits 1

Main language of instruction: English

Other languages of instruction: Catalan, Spanish

Teaching staff

Head instructor

Dra. Maria Angela MAYORAL - amayoral@uic.es

Office hours

This subject will use the Moodle Platform to hang teaching content and deliver notifications to students

Head instructor                                      

Dra. Maria Angela MAYORAL - amayoral@uic.es

Introduction

In the event that the health authorities announce a new period of confinement due to the evolution of the health crisis caused by COVID-19, the teaching staff will promptly communicate how this may effect the teaching methodologies and activities as well as the assessment.

The subject of Head and Neck Anatomy is a core subject taught in the first year of any of the following Dentistry Masters: International Master in Oral Surgery, Comprehensive Dentistry, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and Periodontics.

The goals of the subject are deepen with the basic knowledge of anatomy of the head and neck, as well as learn how to apply this knowledge clinically.

Pre-course requirements

It's required to have the degree in Dentistry, which involves having the basic knowledge of  head and neck anatomy and embryology.

Objectives

Theoretical objectives: online

  • bones of the face 
  • mastication muscles and facial expression muscles 
  • dissection techniques 
  • oral cavity and oropharynx 
  • facial irrigation and innervation

Practical goals:                            

  • being able to identify the different anatomical structures 
  • to apply theoretical knowledge in clinical practice

Competencies

  • Encourage students to update and train continuously 
  • pre-clinical work with phantoms in order to apply theoretical knowledge 

Practical application of theoretical knowledge daily

Learning outcomes

The knowledge gained in this course will give the student a three-dimensional view of the anatomy and development of the head and neck. This is essential for clinical diagnosis and also facilitate the detection and resolution of problems in clinical practice

Syllabus

  • bones of the face 
  • mastication muscles and facial expression muscles 
  • dissection techniques 
  • oral cavity and oropharynx 
  • facial irrigation and innervation

Teaching and learning activities


In blended

Theoretical part will b online and the practical dissection part may be divided in two groups

Evaluation systems and criteria


In blended

A multiple choice test will be done online with only one correct answer .A 5 score is needed to pass.

The practical part will also be evaluated.

 

Bibliography and resources

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