Course Title: Construct immediate dentures

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5387 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Construct immediate dentures

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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 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 complete and partial immediate replacement dentures and surgical templates.

 

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:

HLTDET006 Construct immediate dentures

Elements:

1. Arrange artificial teeth for try-in

2. Arrange artificial teeth and construct surgical template for finish

3. Process immediate denture


Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Arrange artificial teeth for try-in 
  1. Arrange artificial teeth and construct surgical template for finish 
  1. Process immediate dentures


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1 - Theory assessment - written test

Assessment 2 - Practical 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.