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Basis of Education Competence Standards Structure of Studies Development of Expertise Methods and implementation Course Table

Degree Programme in Dental Hygiene

This curriculum is a translation of the curriculum of the Finnish degree program.

Development of Expertise

In the curricula at Savonia UAS the study modules form extensive study entities. Thus they support the development of the student’s professional expertise and the student’s development as a whole. This also enables the combination of teaching with the working-life-oriented research and development activities.

The Bachelor of Health Care, Dental Hygienist, curriculum has been planned so that the
- the degree programme provides the student with the knowledge, skills and competence required in the working life
- the studies ensure the development of the student’s professional expertise.
The student
- drafts a personal study and career plan (PSP) including the recognition of prior learning (RPL)
- is responsible for the progress of his or her studies

The teachers and other personnel guide and support students in defining and achieving the personal learning goals.

The structure of the studies


We reserve the right to make changes to the curriculum due to the need to update the content being studied.