DENLB212 - Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing

This course is an introduction to the theory and practice of fabricating dental prosthetics digitally with an understanding of the various systems available as it pertains to open and closed architecture. Students will also learn a general understanding about material selection for the final prostheses. They will gain an understanding by digitally manipulating and morphing teeth, importing and exporting stl. digital files, nesting and computer aided manufacturing of digital design fabrications. The student will by computer aided design and manufacturing of individual copings and full wax units.

Credits: 5

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Winter, Summer


  1. Create a work order digitally
  2. Describe the process of CAD/CAM
  3. Design units
  4. Manipulate digitally the shape, form and function of individual units
  5. Scan the working dental model