Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200002152017MATERIALS INFORMATION (RESTORATIVE)Compulsory241
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of the course is to present the basic chemical, physical and the biological properties of the dental materials which are related to its manipulation by the dentist in the clinic or the technician in the laboratory.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Lezize Şebnem Türkün, Prof. Dr. Zeynep Ergücü
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to use knowledge of physical and chemical properties of dental materials
2Be able to learn applications of dental materials
3Be able to use knowledge of biological properties of dental materials
4Be skilled in communicating patients, dentists and technichians about the harmfıul effects of dental materials
5Be skilled in improving clinical advantages of the dental materials
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The scope of the course is physical, chemical and biological properties of dental materials .Their selection and application techniques.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to dental materials
2Physical properties of dental materials
3Physical properties of dental materials
4Chemical properties of dental materials
5Chemical properties of dental materials
6Biological properties of dental materials
7Biological properties of dental materials
8Midterm exam
9Applications of dental materials
10Applications of dental materials
11Developments in dental material science
12Developments in dental material science
13Comparison of dental materials(advantages)
14Comparison of dental materials(disadvantages)
15Mid-term exam
16Polymers
17Acrylic
18Lining materials, porosity
19General properties of metals, Alloys
20Metal alloys
21Properties of porcellene metal alloys
22Corrosion
23Cold and Hot Process
24Waxes
25Revetman
26Casting Techniqıues
27Soldering
28Figuration techniques
29Implant materials
30Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Andersen N.J.:Applied Dental Materials. Blackwell Pub. 2.Combe E.C.:Notes on Dental Materials. Churchill Livingstone 3.Journal: Dental Materials. Academy of Dental Materials. 4.Nayır E.:Dişhekimliğinde Maddeler Bilgisi. İÜ Yay. 5.Zaimoğlu A., et al: Diş Hekimliğinde Maddeler Bilgisi .AÜDHF Yayınları 6.Phillips R.W.: Skinners Science of dental materials. W:B: Saunders 7.W.J.O’Brian : Dental Materials and Their Selection. Quintessence
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
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
Attending Lectures10220
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)32
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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