The physical and biological properties of materials important in the practice of dental technology.
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|Paper title||Dental Materials 1|
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Course Co-ordinator: Dr KC Li
- Paper Structure
The emphasis of the course will be on topics that complement the practical components of the course.
Recommended reading list:
Anusavice KJ, Phillips RW. Phillips' science of dental materials. 10th ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders; 1996.
Anusavice KJ, Phillips RW. Phillips' science of dental materials. 11th ed. Philadelphia, Pa. London: WB Saunders; 2003.
Callister WD, Rethwisch DG. Materials science and engineering: an introduction. 8th ed. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons; 2010.
Darvell BW. Materials science for dentistry. 9th ed. Boca Raton: Oxford [UK]: Woodhead; CRC Press; 2009.
O'Brien WJ. Dental materials and their selection. 3rd ed. Chicago: Quintessence Pub. Co; 2002.
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- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
Successful completion of this paper will provide the student with an introduction to dental materials.