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Course Content and Outcome Guide for DT 142

Course Number:
DT 142
Course Title:
Denture Techniques II
Credit Hours:
2
Lecture Hours:
20
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
0
Special Fee:
 

Course Description

Continues the study of denture construction. Includes the use of articulators, finishing procedures, reline, rebasing and repair techniques. Prerequisites: DT 141, DT 101, DT 151. Prerequisites/concurrent: DT 102, DT 152. Audit available.

Addendum to Course Description

Intro to immediate dentures and overdentures may be presented at the end of the term in preparation for the following term labs.

Intended Outcomes for the course

1. Articulate the history/philosophy of denture design and the construction of dentures.

2. Identify and follow denture processing and postoperative procedures.

3. Describe denture reline, repair and  rebase procedures.

Course Activities and Design

Lecture

Outcome Assessment Strategies

written examinations

lecture attendance and participation

presentation

assignments and projects

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

History/Purposes of Particular Denture Designs

Denture Processing and Finishing

Denture Reline Repair and Rebase 

Related Instruction

Communication
Hours: 19

Articulate the history/philosophy of dentrue design and the construction of dentures

List denture processing and postoperative procedures

Describe common reasons for the need to repair, reline and rebase dentures

Utilizing direct instruction previously presented in DT 101, Students will:

Prepare and present student discussion and answer follow-up questions

Collaborate, critique and discuss student designed notebook on characterization of teeth.

Human Relations
Hours: 5

1. Articulate the history/philosophy of denture design and the construction of dentures.

2. Identify and follow denture processing and postoperative procedures.

3. Describe denture reline, repair and  rebase procedures

Collaboration with the Dentist and other health care team members in order to fabricate the appliance to meet each specific patient needs

Team work among lab tech employees necessary to complete fabrication of appliances