Course Title: Design digital dental restorations and appliances using computer-aided design (CAD)

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5387 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Design digital dental restorations and appliances using computer-aided design (CAD)

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 100

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Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

DENT5879C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2019

Flexible Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

DENT5879C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Workplace

VE 2019 (All)

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 design digital dental restorations and appliances using computer-aided design (CAD).

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:

HLTDET016 Design digital dental restorations and appliances using computer-aided design (CAD)

Elements:

1. Determine restoration or appliance requirements

2. Design restoration or appliance using computer-aided design (CAD)

3. Finalise digital design for manufacturing


Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to;

  1. Determine restoration or appliance requirements
  2. Design restoration or appliance using computer-aided design (CAD)
  3. Finalise digital design for manufacturing


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1 - Knowledge quiz

Assessment 2 - Prepare CAM equipment for manufacturing

Assessment 3 - Practical task 1

Assessment 4 - Practical task 2

Assessment 5 - Practical task 3

Assessment 6 - Practical task 4