About Osaka Dental University

Curriculum

Feature

The curriculum offers subjects from 11 disciplines. These subjects are scheduled in different years according to the student’s progress in the curriculum.


Graduation Certification

1. To be registered as a student for over 6 years and complete 254 credits of school work. Those who have passed the graduation examination (1 and 2) will be accredited and receive a certificate.


2. Graduates will be certified as Bachelor of Dentistry.


Curriculum

Disciplines Subject Year
1. Basic Principles of Attitude Freshman Seminar Year 1
Welfare Facility Field Work
Clinical Field Work
Human Rights Education
Introduction to Dentistry Ⅰ
Introduction to Dentistry Ⅱ
ODU Social Community Year 1-4
Seminar Year 3
Introduction to Research
2.Liberal Arts Embryology Year 1
Ethics
Law
Sociology
Psychology
Art
Physical Education
3.Language and Information Science English Ⅰ Year 1
English Ⅱ
German
Information Science
Information Science in Dentistry Year 3
4.Basic Science Physics Year 1
Physics Lab
Chemistry
Chemistry Lab
Biology
Molecular Science
Biology Lab
Mathematics
Basic English
Basic Physics
Basic Chemistry
Basic Biology
Basic Mathematics
5.Basic Dental Science Embryology Year 1
Anatomy Ⅰ
Anatomy Ⅱ Year 2
Dental English
Histology
Oral Anatomy
Oral Histology
Physiology
Oral Physiology
Biochemistry
Oral Biochemistry
Pathology
Oral Pathology
Bacteriology
Oral Bacteriology
Oral Pharmacology
Dental Materials
Special Lectures on Basic Dental Science
6.Social Dentistry Forensic Medicine / Forensic Dentistry Year 3
Medical Statistics
Hygienics / Community Hygiene
Healthcare Ethics and Law
Social Dentistry / Oral Health
Clinical Safety in Dentistry
Dental Nutriology
7.Clinical Dental Science Operative Dentistry Year 3
Endodontics
Periodontology
Fixed Prosthodontics
Complete Denture Prosthodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Ⅰ
Oral Radiology
Oral Medicine / Psychosomatic Dentistry
Oriental Medicine
Orthodontics Year 4
Dentistry for Disabled Person
Pediatric Dentistry
Geriatric Dentistry Oral Rehabilitation
Regenerative Dentistry
Clinical Examination and Labolatory Medicine
Partial Denture Prosthodontics
Oral Implantology
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Ⅱ
Dental Anesthesiology
Esthetic Dentistry
Sports Dentistry
8.Medical Science Internal Medicine Year 3
Surgical Medicine
Pediatrics
Psychiatry
Dermatology
Otorhinolaryngology Year 4
Opthamology
9.Comprehensive Dental Science Ⅰ Comprehensive Dental Science Ⅰ Year 1-3
10.Clinical Studies Clinical Practice Year 5
Clinical Lectures
Comprehensive Lectures
11.Comprehensive Dental Science Ⅱ Comprehensive Dental Science Ⅱ Year 6

※Other courses are scheduled as follows:

●Year 1
・Club Activity Guidance
・Freshman Guidance
・Library Guidance

●Year 4
・Core Curriculum Lectures
・Computer Based Testing(CBT)
・Objective Structured Clinical Examination(OSCE)

●Year 5
・Clinical Knowledge Test
・Year 5 Advancement Test

●Year 6
・Graduation Test 1.1
・Graduation Test 1.2
・Graduation Test 1.3
・Graduation Test 2

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