This course is an introduction to Epidemiology, Research methodologies, and different study designs.

Students will be able at the end of the course to understand the following:

1-      Different study designs and the strengths and weaknesses of each.

2-      Measurements obtained from each design and the level of evidence that could be achieved from each.

Steps of doing proper research, data collection and the principles of analysis


On completion of this module students will be able to:

·      Describe all the clinical steps involved in the construction of removable complete dentures.

·      Describe all the technical steps involved in the construction of removable complete dentures.

·      Execute all laboratory steps in complete denture fabrication

·      Use and manipulate of the materials, instruments and devices used for complete denture fabrication.

·      Perform some of the clinical procedures involved in the construction of complete dentures.

·      Explain and correct errors in final dentures.

Module objective:

On completion of this module the student should understand the composition and the chemistry of the restorative dental material 

Teaching and learning methods:


Seminars/ videos/ lab.

Evaluation methods:

class tests

stop exam by the end of the semester

This module introduces the students to Pediatric Dentistry and providing dental care for infant and child patients. Students review their knowledge in the areas development, histology, morphology and the clinical significance of morphological and histological difference between primary and permanent teeth, the module also provides the students with essential information about different restorative procedures for primary and permanent teeth in pediatric patients and practices that on ivory teeth and dummy head lab. Introduce the student to principles of pediatric psychology, theories of  child cognitive and psychological development, behavior shaping, behavioral management techniques  and  Management of  in the dental clinic through using of pharmacological agents in sedation and general anesthesia. Emphasis is placed on the prevention and management of complications and emergencies encountered during conscious sedation.

Operative dentistry is the art and science of the diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of defects of teeth that do not require full coverage restorations for correction. Such treatment should result in the restoration of proper tooth form, function, and aesthetics, while maintaining the physiologic integrity of the teeth in harmonious relationship with the adjacent hard and soft tissues, all of which should enhance the general health and welfare of the patient.