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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:3 / 4.5
Course supervisor: Daiga Behmane
Study type:Full time
Course level:Master's
Language:English, Latvian

Objective

to develop the students’ skills to assess facial and dental harmony, to determine and evaluate tooth colour and shape, and to identify changes in occlusion. To improve treatment planning skills for aesthetic dental prosthetics and assessing a long-term prognosis of the planned restoration.

Prerequisites

Human anatomy, dental anatomy, craniofacial aspects, physics and biomaterials, roentgenology-radiology, normal physiology, diagnosis and oral pathology, preclinic in prosthetics and dental technique

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

After successful completion of the study course students will be able to define patient’s aesthetic problems, select optimal aesthetical restoration type and present treatment plan. Students will be able to describe stages of treatment, methods and materials used for treatment.

Skills

Upon successful completion of the study course students will be able to make a treatment plan focusing on aesthetics restoration for simple clinical situations and prepare teeth on phantom for aesthetic restoration.

Competence

In drawing up the treatment plan students will be able to organize, process and interpret information gathered during the clinical examination.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Health Management2Master’sRequired
Health management2Master’sRequired
Health management2Master’sRequired
Health Management2Master’sRequired