Advanced Diploma of Oral Health (Dental Hygiene)

    Duration Up to 24 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
    National Code40633SA
    TAFE SA CodeBPL
    Course TypeAccredited Course
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    Example Career ProfileDental Workers/ Dental AssistantsDental Workers/ Dental Assistants
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      Campus SATAC
      Code
      Study Mode Study Load
      Full / Part Time
      Application
      Gilles Plains Closed Workplace Day OnlyCheck Status

      Course Admission Requirements

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        Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

        Qualifications & Skills Covered

        Advanced Diploma of Oral Health (Dental Hygiene) (40633SA)
        This qualification will help progress your career as a dental hygienist by teaching you advanced techniques. You will learn about contemporary dental hygiene practice to develop your skills to work in the private or government sector.

        Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

        Credit Transfer

        You will only receive a joint offer for TAFE SA and University if you apply for a Packaged University Program. If the University course that you have selected is not part of a Packaged University Offers, you will need to apply separately to the University for your selected degree program.

        Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses.

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        Advanced Diploma of Oral Health (Dental Hygiene)

        Credit Gained
        UniversityUniversity CoursePointsTime Equiv.Details
        University of AdelaideBachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship36 points 18 months Details
         Bachelor of Oral Health34 points  Details
        University of South AustraliaBachelor of Health Science18 points 6 months Details

        Fees

        This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.