The programme accreditation was conducted in 2014.
The Council considered the accreditation submission, site evaluation team report and the Australian Dental Council/ Dental Council (NZ) accreditation committee’s recommendation at its December meeting. The programme was granted re-accreditation for five years to December 2019.
Accreditation during 2015
The following University of Otago programmes are scheduled for accreditation next year:
Bachelor of Dental Technology
Bachelor of Dental Technology with Honours
Postgraduate Diploma Clinical Dental Technology.
The University of Otago has requested its DClinDent(Oral Surgery) programme to be submitted for accreditation. It is anticipated the site visit will occur in the first quarter of next year.