May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
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DA 192 - Dental Materials

3 Credit(s)

Must be enrolled in the Dental Assisting Program. Course content covers the composition, clinical properties, preparation, use and storage of materials, and study model construction used in dentistry.

Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:
1. Identify and describe in writing, the principal and secondary uses, advantages and disadvantages, chemical and mechanical properties of each dental material studied
2. Prepare each material in a manner demonstrates its normal setting time, strength, and durability
3. Demonstrates the operation of lab equipment properly, safely, and efficiently
4. Perform all laboratory skills assigned with 80% accuracy
5. Select the correct equipment to accurately manipulate each dental material
6. Follow established safety procedures and OSHA guidelines when working in the laboratory setting

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