Course Title: Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6157 Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics

Course Title: Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 180

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.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

DENT5853C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2017,
Term2 2017,
Term2 2018

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 evaluate and modify the try-in fitting of a removable dental prosthesis prior to its completion for dentate or edentulous patients.

This unit applies to work in dental prosthetics.

 

 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Assumed knowledge and skills from the successful completion of the Diploma of Dental Technology.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDEP005 Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage

Elements:

1. Prepare patient for procedure

2. Perform check of try-in prosthesis prior to insertion

3. Fit and evaluate try-in prosthesis

4. Alter try-in prosthesis


Learning Outcomes

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

1. Prepare patient for procedure 

2. Perform check of try-in prosthesis prior to insertion

3. Fit and evaluate try-in prosthesis

4. Alter try-in prosthesis 


Overview of Assessment

Assessment 1 - Clinical logbook

Assessment 2 - Case history logbook

Assessment 3 - Written assignment

 

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