Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200003052016ORTHODONTICSCompulsory355
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Establishing the changing aims of orthodontic treatment , evaluating the biological formation of the head and face complex, the effects of growth and development of the head and face and orthodontic treatment, development of the dentition, orthodontic diagnosis, and the techniques used in diagnosis.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Münire E.Sabah, Prof.Dr.A.Mediha ERDİNÇ, Prof.Dr.M.Gökhan ÖNÇAĞ, Doç.Dr.Banu DİNÇER. Prof.Dr.Alev Çinsar
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to establish the changing aims of orthodontic treatment
2To learn how to daignose the anomalies
3Gain knowledge about the prenatal and postnatal development of head and face complex
4Capable of using the diagnosis techniques
5Be able to classify the malocclusions and the causes of the malocclusion
6Ortodontik düzensizliklerin etiyolojisi ve tanısı hakkında bilgi sahibi olmak
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Establishing the changing aims of orthodontic treatment, evaluating the biological formation of the head and face complex; the effects of growth and development on the biological development of the head and face and orthodontic treatment; development of the dentition; orthodontic diagnosis; etiological factors in anomalies and the characteristics of orthodontic abnormalites.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The place and importance of orthodontics in dentistry
2What is Orthodontics? Teeth and Articulation
3Milk teeth; Growth and development? Relationship with Orthodontics
4Permanent teeth eruption - an overview of the growth of the head and face
5Transition of Milk teeth to permanent teeth - identification of types of head and face
6The differences between primary and permanent teeth - Physical growth and development concepts
7Articulation and Occlusion - Relative values of Growth criteria
8Occlusion rules - the place and importance of bone in orthodontic treatment
9Orthodontic Diagnosis - embryologic stages of development, the nature of the skeletal growth
10Extraoral examination - prenatal and postnatal development of the head and skull base
11Intraoral examination- Prenatal and postnatal development of nasomaxillary complex
12Cast analysis Prenatal and postnatal development of mandible
13Cephalometric analysis Eruption of primary teeth and development of oral function
14Cephalometric analysis Eruption timing
15Cephalometric analysis
16Midterm exam
17Cephalometric analysis
18Cephalometric analysis
19The definition of NORMAL and the classification of malocclusions
20The etiological factors and their relation to the orthodontic malocclusions
21Angle Class I malocclusions
22Angle Class II division 1 malocclusions
23Angle Class II division 2 malocclusions
24Angle Class III malocclusions
25Maxilofacial Stenosis Anomaly
26Open bite malocclusions
27Congenital anomalies
28Genetic and hormonal malocclusions
29Diastemas and Acquired Abnormalities
30Orthodontic Materials and Substances Information
31Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1- Dişler ve Artiküle Cilt I ,: Ertürk N, Işıksal E, Seçkin Ö, Bornova,1989. 2- Ortodontide Tanı Cilt II, : Ertürk N, Işıksal E, Seçkin Ö,Bornova,1989 3- Ortodontik Anomaliler Ertürk N. 4- Ortodonti Ders Notları : Hazar S. Bornova 1997. 5- Contemporary Orthodontics 3rd ed. , Profit, 2000 6- Facial Growth and Facial Orthpedics, Van der Linden, 1986. 7- Fundamental of Craniofacial Growth , Andrew Dixon, 1997. 8- Anomaliler Teksiri Ertürk N. 9- Contemporary Orthodontics, Profit 10- Ortodontik tedavi prensipleri Ülgen M, 1990 11- Ortodonti Anomaliler, Sefalometri,Etiyoloji,Büyüme ve Gelişim ,Tanı Ülgen M, 2000. 12- Son dergi ve yayınlar
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination2100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Makeup Examination111
Attending Lectures284112
Practice20360
Observation6212
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)197
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