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List of Courses

Human Dentition

  • Course Code :
    DHST 111
  • Level :
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine

Instructor information :

Area of Study :

• To promote advanced knowledge about dental anatomy. • To provide expanded knowledge about human dentition (permanent anterior teeth and premolars).

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Human Dentition

1.Introduction about the oral cavity and teeth 2. The dentition of human being 3. Tooth anatomy 4. Line and point angles 5. Tooth identification systems 6. Anatomical landmarks of the crowns. 7. Surface anatomy of permanent anterior teeth. 8. Surface anatomy of premolars 9.Geometric outlines of the crowns and their significance

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Human Dentition

Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Define the morphological features of different type of teeth and their pulp cavities.
2- Memorize the chronology
3- Define the different parts of the oral cavity.
4- Describe macro and micro anatomy of the teeth.
5- Name the appropriate tooth identification system needed in any dental practice.
6- Identify the anatomical landmarks of the crowns of teeth.

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Identify permanent human teeth.
2- Differentiate between the different anatomical landmarks of the teeth.

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Design the morphology of different types of human teeth
2- Create the normal shape and size of different permanent human teeth by carving.

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Learn the basis of scientific research

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Human Dentition

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Introduction Tooth anatomy & identification systems 5 1 4
Line & Point angles Elevations + models 5 1 4
Depressions Carving Trapezoid & Triangle + models 5 1 4
Upper central incisor Carving 1 5 1 4
Upper lateral incisor Carving 1 5 1 4
Lower incisors Carving Lower 2 5 1 4
Lower canine Carving 3 Carving Lower 2 Upper canine 5 1 4
Upper 1st premolar Carving 3 5 1 4
Upper 2nd premolar Carving 4 5 1 4
Lower 1st premolar Carving 4 5 1 4
Lower 2nd premolar Identification of natural teeth (anterior teeth & premolars) 5 1 4

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Human Dentition

Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
01. Lectures using power point.
Lectures using videos
Lectures with discussions
Small discussion teaching
Practical and small group sessa. Each practical session's preceded by slide tutorial demonstration, carving videos, drawing of different teeth and class discussions. b. Demonstration of tooth carving in small groups. ions:

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Human Dentition

Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
Final practical Examination 15.00
Final term Examination 25.00
Oral Examination 10.00
Semester practical work 25.00
Semester written Examination 25.00

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Human Dentition


Book Author Publisher

Course notes :

• All lectures are available for students as presentations on the moodle. • Handouts for certain topics uploaded on moodle.

Recommended books :

Textbooks: Mary Bath-Balogh,Margaret J. Fehrenbach, Dental Embryology Histology and anatomy 4th Edition, 2015

Web Sites :

Science Direct PubMed

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