The physical and biological properties of materials important in the practice of dental technology with advanced study of ceramic and polymer technology.

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    Paper title Dental Materials 3
    Subject Dental Technology
    EFTS 0.2
    Points 30 points
    Teaching period Full Year (20 February 2023 - 11 November 2023) (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,759.20
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    CHEM 191 and PHSI 191
    Limited to


    Teaching staff

    Course Co-ordinator: Dr KC Li

    Paper Structure

    This paper will build on the dental materials 1 paper (DTEC 101) 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 upon enrolment.
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    Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes

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


    Full Year (20 February 2023 - 11 November 2023)

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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