Out of the increasing need to provide national efficient staff in the dentistry field and qualify them to work in hospitals, governmental and non-governmental medical centers and dentistry clinics, Arab American University started this program. The Diploma in Dental Technology will provide students with the needed qualifications to work locally or regionally as professional Dental technologists.
The study plan includes study parts of (69) Credit Hours in two years, divided to be 29 credit hours for the theoretical part and 40 credit hours for the practical part. During these years, students gain general, basic and specialized knowledge and scientific skills that enable them to do their work after graduation. This program is applied by full-time staff who are qualified to work in the faculty.
This program aims to provide students with concepts and basic skills in the dental technology such as:
This program teaches students how to prepare and build prosthodontics for patients, including restorations and dentures using special tools and devices.
Study period will include the using of medical materials of teeth, mouth and gums, implant teeth, restorations and prosthodontics, in addition to facial medical issues. And the learning outcomes include the following:
This program will gain its graduates the knowledge to fill the needs of the labor market from medical staff and specialists in the dental field, and they can work especially in the following areas: