Course Title: Construct cast alloy removable partial denture framework

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5373 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Construct cast alloy removable partial denture framework

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

DENT5868C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Rachael Starr

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9341 1420

Course Contact Email: rachael.starr@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to construct burnout patterns for cast metal framework and to devest, trim, treat, finish and evaluate alloy structures.

This unit applies to work in dental technology.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDET008 Construct cast alloy removable partial denture framework

Elements:

1. Prepare master model

2. Construct refractory model

3. Wax and invest removable partial denture framework

4. Burnout and cast removable partial denture framework

5. Devest, trim, finish and evaluate alloy structures for removable partial denture


Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Prepare master model 
  1. Construct refractory model 
  1. Wax and invest removable partial denture framework 
  1. Burnout and cast removable partial denture framework 
  1. Devest, trim, finish and evaluate alloy structures for removable partial denture

 


Overview of Assessment

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.