- Module code: MD975
- Module name: Complex Restorative & Cosmetic Dentistry
- Department: WMS, Dentistry
- Credit: 20
Module content and teaching
The aims of this module are to enable students to: Understand the principles of implants in relation to treatment planning in restorative dentistry so that they are at the forefront of knowledge in restorative cosmetic dentistry; Understand the principles of occlusion in restorative dentistry in order to apply them to advanced and complex cases; Understand the limitations of restorative dentistry; Understand concepts of TMD problems in restorative dentistry; Understand the management of advanced restorative conditions; Apply psychological concepts in cosmetic dentistry.
Principal learning outcomes
You will be able to: Critically evaluate the principles of implants in treatment planning in restorative and cosmetic dentistry so that they are at the forefront of knowledge in restorative cosmetic dentistry; Critically evaluate the principles of occlusion in restorative and cosmetic dentistry in order to apply the principles to advanced complex cases; Critically evaluate the treatment of complex restorative situations; Understand the principles of treating the complex restorative situation; Be able to apply the principles of TMD problems and critically assess how this can influence treatment planning; Critically evaluate the psychological aspects of cosmetic dentistry; Be able to critically appraise current literature for restorative and cosmetic dentistry in order to be able to apply knowledge which is the forefront of restorative cosmetic techniques.
Timetabled teaching activities
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|20 CATS (Module code: MD975-20)|
|A (Assessed work only)||4000 word assignment||100%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- Postgraduate Taught Restorative Dentistry (B92R) - Year 1
- Postgraduate Taught Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry (B93D) - Year 1