Apr 23, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

DLT 110 - Introduction to DLT


Course Description: This course provides an overview of the dental laboratory technology profession including its historical background, professional organizations, ethical and legal aspects, as well as equipment and materials used in the dental laboratory.  The lab component includes model/ cast preparation, fabrication of custom impression trays, and cast articulation on various types of articulators.

Note(s): Open to Dental Laboratory Technology Certificate or Degree program students only

Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the development and enactment of the Dental Laboratory Technology profession within the context of other allied dental health occupations.
  • Explain the ethical, legal and regulatory considerations of the practice of Dental Laboratory Technology.
  • Demonstrate correct techniques in the foundation skills of the dental laboratory technician.

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