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Postgraduate course

Prosthodontic skills preclinical course

  • ECTS credits13
  • Teaching semesterAutumn
  • Course codeOD2FERD2
  • Number of semesters2
  • LanguageNorwegian
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Teaching semester

5th semester

Objectives and Content

Biomaterials and the principles and techniques used in connection with the use of indirect fixed and removable indirect restorations to restore function or to prevent (further) damage are taught.

Learning Outcomes

KnowledgeStudents will be able to explain

  • the subject┬┐s system of concepts
  • the indications and principles of treatment and the production of indirect fixed restorations
  • the indications and principles of preparation and production of indirect removable restorations

SkillsStudents will be able to perform all basic treatment using

  • indirect fixed restorations
  • indirect removable restorations

General competenceStudents should be able demonstrate the appropriate attitude to their performance, technical quality and precision of prosthetic work.

Teaching Methods and Extent of Organized Teaching

Instruction is provided in the form of themed blocks with the practical work elaborated bylectures, video seminars, demonstrations, seminars and visits to dental laboratory. The main activity during the course is individual, practical laboratory work (work on phantom heads and dental technical procedures).

Forms of Assessment

The practical performance is continuously assessed, individually and collectively for each block. For each block there are anonymous practical and theoretical tests. Students are assessed and this is summarized atteachers┬┐ meetings for each block.The final written test and the theoretical and practical parts of the course must be approved by the teachers before the students can begin treating patients in the Prosthetic clinic.

Grading Scale


Course Evaluation

Written evaluation on My Space/Mi side.


Department of clinical dentistry