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Dental Laboratory Technology
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DLT 113A DENTURE TECHNIQUES 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Corequisite(s): DLT 114A, 115, 116A.
Theory and fundamental applied techniques for constructing preliminary and master casts to include: the applications of autopolymerizing and heat cured acrylic resins, custom trays, record bases and occlusion rims; articulation utilizing semi-adjustable articulators in fabrication of balanced complete dentures (maxillary and mandibular) encompassing: tooth-set-up, working/balancing contacts, and waxing procedures. Total of 36 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0532  7:00am- 9:15am Tu      LecLab  R505   MATTES J    
       &  9:15am-12:15pm Tu              R505   MATTES J    
       &  1:00pm- 4:45pm Tu              R505   MATTES J    

DLT 114A CROWN AND BRIDGE 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Corequisite(s): DLT 113A, 115, 116A.
Professional relationships of the dental team. Theory and fundamental applied techniques for inlay and crown construction; model and die fabrication, articulation, wax up, direct spruing and investing, of single inlays, crowns and onlays. Basic study of occlusion, tooth contour and anatomy. Total of 36 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0533  7:00am- 9:15am Th      LecLab  R505   BOBICH A    
       &  9:15am-12:15pm Th              R505   BOBICH A    
       &  1:00pm- 4:45pm Th              R505   BOBICH A    
       &  1:00pm- 4:45pm Th              R505   AROUNI A    

DLT 115 DENTAL MORPHOLOGY 0.5 Units

Corequisite(s): DLT 113A, 114A, 116A.
Fundamentals of anatomical and physiological structure affiliated with cranial, facial and intraoral anatomy in relation to construction of fixed and removable prosthetic devices. Inclusive of bone, muscle and tooth structure interrelated movements. Total of 9 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2776  3:20pm- 3:55pm Sat     Lecture R505   MATTES J    
   #2069  4:45pm- 5:20pm Tu      Lecture R505   MATTES J    
         This section has a course fee of $2.00

DLT 116A BEGINNING DENTAL ANATOMY 1.5 Units

Corequisite(s): DLT 113A, 114A, 115 and 200A.
Relationship of tooth form and function to dental health Basic principles of occlusion, introduction to Cusp-to-Fossa and Cusp-to-Occlusal Embrasure occlusal schemes. Related nomenclature. Wax carving exercises of 14 teeth. Total of 9 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2070 11:00am-11:35am Sat     LecLab  R505   MATTES J    
       & 11:35am- 3:00pm Sat             R505   MATTES J    
   #2610 11:20am-11:55am Sat     LecLab  R505   SUTTON S    
       & 11:55am- 3:20pm Sat             R505   MATTES J    

DLT 116D HIGHLY ADVANCED DENTAL ANATOMY 2.5 Units

Prerequisite(s): DLT 116C, or the equivalent knowledge and experiences.
Corequisite(s): DLT 117, 118A, 119A, and 201A.
Knowledge and skills acquired in DLT 116A, B, and C as well as all other first year dental technology courses shall be expanded in this course. Studies of various occlusal records such as pantographs, axiographs, check bites, transfer models and various facebows, as well as various occlusal schemes. Focus on functional movement, esthetics, and advanced instrumentation. Principles of occlusal equilibration. Gnathological principles including occlusal determinants. Related nomenclature. Precision waxing techniques. Total of 27 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #1476  7:00am- 8:35am W       LecLab  R505   BOBICH A    
       &  8:45am-12:15pm W               R505   BOBICH A    

DLT 117 ORTHODONTICS AND PEDODONTICS 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): DLT 119A, or the equivalent knowledge and experience.
Corequisite(s): DLT 118B, 119B, 124, 125.
Basic principles and applied technical procedures in the construction of orthognathic study casts and orthodontic appliances with emphasis on design and wire contouring of various types of arch wires, clasps and springs. Autopolymerizing acrylic resin processing procedures, soldering and minor repairs. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #1457  1:00pm- 2:10pm W       LecLab  R505   FUNG L      
       &  1:00pm- 2:10pm W               R505   GABRI C     
       &  2:10pm- 3:10pm W               R505   FUNG L      
       & 10:30am-12:45pm Sat             R505   FUNG L      
       &  2:10pm- 3:10pm W               R505   GABRI C     
       & 10:30am-12:45pm Sat             R505   GABRI C     

DLT 118A CERAMICS 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): DLT 116A or the equivalent.
Corequisite(s): DLT 116B, 119A.
Theory and fundamental applied techniques for model and die preparation and cast evaluation. Design and construction of the single unit ceramic alloy framework. Opaque procedures; porcelain manipulation; basic shade control; firing cycles; shaping and glazing single unit ceramic restorations utilizing metal ceramic technology. Total of 36 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2073  7:00am- 9:15am F       LecLab  R505   BOBICH A    
       &  9:15am-12:15pm F               R505   BOBICH A    
       &  1:00pm- 4:45pm F               R505   BOBICH A    
       &  1:00pm- 4:45pm F               R505   AROUNI A    

DLT 119A PARTIAL DENTURES 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): DLT 116A, or the equivalent knowledge and experience.
Corequisite(s): DLT 116B, 118A.
Theory and fundamental applied techniques in the construction of gold and nickel-chromium partial dentures to include: elementary principles of survey and design, model preparation and refractory cast production. Technique and procedural application of preformed patterns, spruing, investing, casting and finishing metal frameworks. Total of 36 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0538  7:00am- 9:15am M       LecLab  R505   MATTES J    
       &  9:15am-12:15pm M               R505   MATTES J    
       &  1:00pm- 4:45pm M               R505   MATTES J    

DLT 200A DIRECTED STUDIES IN BASIC DENTAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in the Dental Laboratory Technology Program or the equivalent knowledge and experiences.
Corequisite(s): DLT 113A, 114A, 115, 116A, or the equivalent knowledge and experiences.
Development and enhancement of basic dental laboratory techniques, skills and concepts for first year students in the Dental Laboratory Technology Program. Highly focused studies in first year content. Pass/no pass grading. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. Total of 54 hours laboratory. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

   #2766  7:00am-10:20am Sat     Lab     R505   AROUNI A    
   #0467  8:00am-11:20am Sat     Lab     R505   SUTTON S    

DLT 201A DIRECTED STUDIES IN BASIC DENTAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): DLT 116C, or the equivalent knowledge and experiences.
Corequisite(s): DLT 116D, 117, 118A, and 119A, or the equivalent knowledge and experiences.
Development and enhancement of basic dental laboratory techniques, skills and concepts for second year students in the Dental Laboratory Technology Program. Highly focused studies in second year content. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. Pass/no pass grading. Total of 54 hours laboratory. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

   #2437  3:10pm- 4:00pm W       Lab     R505   FUNG L      
       & 12:45pm- 1:30pm Sat             R505   FUNG L      
       &  1:30pm- 3:05pm Sat             R505   STAFF       
       &  3:10pm- 4:00pm W               R505   BOBICH A    
   #2784  3:10pm- 4:45pm W       Lab     R505   FUNG L      
       & 12:45pm- 2:20pm Sat             R505   FUNG L      
       & 12:45pm- 2:20pm Sat             R505   GABRI C     
       &  3:10pm- 4:45pm W               R505   GABRI C     

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