Course Title: Construct registration rims

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5373 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Construct registration rims

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

DENT5863C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Matthew Clayton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9341 1417

Course Contact Email: matthew.clayton@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to design and manufacture registration rims for removable prostheses.

This unit applies to work in dental technology.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not applicable



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDET003 Construct registration rims

Elements:

1. Select and prepare materials

2. Construct base

3. Construct registration rim


Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Select and prepare materials

 

1.1 Read and interpret the work order

1.2 Select appropriate material for the base

1.3 Select appropriate material for the rim

1.4 Prepare model to enable appropriate application of selected base material

 

  1. Construct base

 

2.1 Apply selected base material to model

2.2 Process base material according to type of material selected

2.3 Trim base material to peripheral contours of model and appropriate landmarks

 

  1. Construct registration rim

 

3.1 Construct rim to industry standard in selected material

3.2 Trim rim to prescribed dimensions and appropriate landmarks

3.3 Smooth and polish rim according to material chosen

3.4 Decontaminate the registration rim according to infection control guidelines

3.5 Dry the registration rim and place in a sealed container for dispatch


Overview of Assessment

Before the critical aspects of evidence are considered all prerequisites must be met.

 

 

Assessment

Assessment: Task 1

Practical assessment, read and correctly interpret work orders, fabricate appliances

Assessment: Task 2

Practical assessment, critically evaluate practical work to meet technical laboratory and clinician requirements

Assessment: Task 3

Theory assessment, written exam

 

Assessment Mapping Matrix

 

Elements/Performance Criteria Covered

Ass 1

Ass 2

Ass 3

1.1

x

x

x

1.2

x

x

x

1.3

x

x

x

1.4

x

x

x

2.1

x

x

x

2.2

x

x

x

2.3

x

x

x

3.1

x

x

x

3.2

x

x

x

3.3

x

x

x

3.4

x

x

x

3.5

x

x

x

 

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.