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Qualification: Doctor of Dental Medicine (no legal status)

Doctor of Dental Medicine (no legal status)

Qualification Information

The student will be able to:
(general competences)

  • analyse, synthesise and anticipate solutions and consequences,
  • master research methods, procedures and processes, develop critical and self-critical judgement,
  • apply acquired knowledge in practice,
  • demonstrate autonomy in professional work,
  • develop communication abilities and skills,
  • demonstrate ethical reflection and commitment to professional ethics,
  • demonstrate cooperativeness and the ability to work in a group in an international environment,

(subject-specific competences)

  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the role and development of medicine and dental medicine,
  • resolve specific work problems through the application of scientifically verifiable methods and procedures,
  • demonstrate concrete mastery of basic knowledge, integrate knowledge from various fields, and apply knowledge,
  • integrate new information and interpretations in the context of dental medicine,
  • understand the general structure of dental medicine and the links between its sub-disciplines,
  • understand and apply the methods of critical analysis and the development of theories, and apply them in solving specific technical problems,
  • develop skills in the application of knowledge in the field of dental medicine,
  • use information and communication technologies and systems in the field of dental medicine,
  • demonstrate knowledge of normal and pathological structure at the level of the cell and the human organism,
  • demonstrate knowledge of molecular bases and mechanisms of normal and pathological functioning of the human organism,
  • demonstrate knowledge of the basic biological, behavioural and social factors of health and the development of disease,
  • demonstrate understanding of the position and role of dental medicine in society,
  • demonstrate understanding of the methods of treatment of public health problems,
  • demonstrate understanding of the role of the environment in the incidence and development of diseases,
  • demonstrate understanding of the role of lifestyle in the incidence and development of diseases,
  • demonstrate skills in communication with patients,
  • examine patients with emphasis on examination of the orofacial region,
  • recognise conditions, their signs and symptoms, with an emphasis on the orofacial region,
  • demonstrate knowledge of diagnostics and treatment with a particular emphasis on the orofacial region,
  • demonstrate understanding of the role and importance of preventive measures in dental medicine,
  • undertake research in the field of dental medicine.

 

Reference Data

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University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine

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  • Matura or
  • final examination (before 1 June 1995) for any four-year secondary school programme.

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Examination performance is scored as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, the candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).
 

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Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF level 10)

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Students complete their studies and graduate when they have met all requirements of the study programme and obtained 360 credits.

NQF Level: 
8
Access requirements: 
  • Matura or
  • final examination (before 1 June 1995) for any four-year secondary school programme.
Ways to acquire: 

Students complete their studies and graduate when they have met all requirements of the study programme and obtained 360 credits.