Removable Prosthetics 1 (DENT 1240)

This theory and practice course builds on the knowledge, skills and techniques introduced in Dental Foundations in Semester One. The focus of this course is on removable prosthetic maintenance and the role of the dental technician as it relates to the oral health of the patient receiving a prosthetic. Included are laboratory skills of fabricating a complete denture, wrought wire, acrylic removable partial dentures and cast metal removable partial dentures; polishing and finishing complete and partial dentures and modifying, repairing, relining and rebasing removable prosthetics. Students are assessed to level 1 production proficiency standards.

This course is part of the full-time Dental Technology Program.
Course code: DENT 1240
Credits: 6.0
Length: 180.0 hours
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