DENLB208 - Ethics, Jurisprudence and Laboratory Management

This course is designed to provide the student with the history of the dental profession, the legal obligations of the dental technician under State Dental Practice Acts, ethical responsibilities of the technician towards the dental profession, and the fundamentals of the day to day operation of a dental laboratory.

Credits: 3

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Differentiate between self-employed & corporation
  2. Discuss history, ethics, and jurisprudence
  3. Discuss various employment options and specialties in which dental laboratory technicians work
  4. Understand ethical responsibilities towards the dental profession
  5. Understand the fundamentals of laboratory operations
  6. Write a report & design a laboratory