PCC/ CCOG / DT

Course Content and Outcome Guide for DT 103

Course Number:
DT 103
Course Title:
Dental Technology Lab III
Credit Hours:
6
Lecture Hours:
0
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
180
Special Fee:
$45.00

Course Description

Covers fabrication of partial dentures, immediate and overdentures. Prerequisites: DT 102. Prerequisites/concurrent: DT 271. Audit available.

Addendum to Course Description

Tooth waxing will also be introduced. 

Intended Outcomes for the course

1.  Fabricate removable partial dentures

2. Design and fabricate maxillary and mandibular immediate overdenture with

   surgical trays.

3. Carve teeth to scale from wax blocks.

4. Simulate crown wax-ups.

5. Practice infection control procedures

Course Activities and Design

Student progress will be evaluated according to the quality of the work produced in comparison to specific and described criteria. Speed or efficiency may be included in the evaluation process.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Lab assignments/projects

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

Themes", Concepts and Issues: Reline and Rebase Denture, Immediate Denture/Overdenture with Surgical Trays, Face Bow Mountings, Wax Teeth, Build Up and Articulate Wax Teeth On Models, Handle Potential Biohazard Materials.

COMPETENCIES:

Fabricate removable partials

Successfully construct an immediate overdenture with surgical trays.

Carve wax teeth to scale.

Wax-up teeth on opposing model to proper contours and articulate.

Practice proper asepsis.

Related Instruction

Computation
Hours: 6

Fabrication of partial dentures, immediate and overdentures.

Apply mathematical principles to Classify edentulous arches, design partial dentures, surveying casts, framework wax-up, casting and repairs

Communication
Hours: 12

Fabrication of partial dentures, immediate and overdentures.

Demonstrate and discuss indications for use of partial dentures, immediate and overdentures in comparison to use of Full Complete Removable or other fixed dental appliances.

Human Relations
Hours: 19

Fabrication of partial dentures, immediate and overdentures.

Compare and Contrast tooth shading and individual self-esteem associated with design