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DTEC205 Dental Materials 4

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An advanced study of metals important to the practice of dental technology.

Paper title Dental Materials 4
Paper code DTEC205
Subject Dental Technology
EFTS 0.05
Points 6 points
Teaching period Semester 1 (22 February 2021 - 23 June 2021) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $420.90
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,134.55

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DTEC 105
Limited to
Teaching staff

Professor Neil Waddell

Paper Structure

This paper will build on the dental materials 1 paper (DTEC 105) and will provide the student with a more in-depth basis on dental materials. The emphasis of the course will be on topics that complement the practical components of the course, namely metals and ceramics.


Required course materials will be advised through discipline-specific course books.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this paper will gain a more in-depth knowledge of dental materials.

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Semester 1 (22 February 2021 - 23 June 2021)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system