Dental Materials   [Archived Catalog]
2010-2011 Catalog [Aug. 2010-Aug. 2011]

DES 0103 - Dental Materials

Students will learn the properties, manipulation, and care of materials used in the prevention and treatment of oral disease. It will include the study of physical, mechanical, chemical, and biological characteristics of materials. Hands-on manipulation of dental materials discussed will be included in the course.
Prerequisites: Admission to the Dental Assisting program.

Corequisites: First term dental assisting courses.

Contact Hours: 64; Workforce Credits: 2.