DENLB103 - Dental Materials I

This course is an introduction to the various materials used in the first year of the dental laboratory program.

Credits: 3

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Compare and contrast different gypsum products such as plaster, dental stone and die stone.
  2. Compare and contrast various resin materials used as denture base resin materials used in dentistry.
  3. Discuss history of materials
  4. Discuss how various impression materials should be used and handled in the dental laboratory
  5. Identify and classify various dental waxes and their components