DENT 52 Dental Materials and Procedures (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: Completion/concurrent enrollment in DENT 51
, 55A; COREQ: DENT 53
The study of the materials and their safe handling that are employed in dentistry for the fabrication of dental appliances and tooth restorations and the manipulation of these materials. Introduction to intra-oral tasks delegated to the qualified registered dental assistant, which are related to operative dentistry such as liners, cementation & facebow registration. Lab Fee is required.
Offered Fall semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Demonstrate the manipulations of various dental materials at the competent level
- Outcome 2: Identify various dental materials and their safe handling
- Outcome 3: Recognize MSDS requirements for dental materials, and apply infection control guidelines into the usage of these materials.