Residency Program in Orthodontics Curriculum

Total Credit Hours Required to Finish the Degree
( 48 Credit Hours ) as Follows:

Faculty Requirements

Students must pass ( 3 ) credit hours from any of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

080216310 DENTAL IMPLANTOLOGY 1 - 1 -
080216320 CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY 1 - 1 -
080216330 ORAL PHYSIOLOGY 1 - 1 -
080216340 PSYCHOLOGY & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES 1 - 1 -
080216350 ORAL PATHOLOGY 1 - 1 -

Specialization Requirements

Students must pass all of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

080216010 ORTHODONTICS I 1 3 2 -
080216020 ORTHODONTICS II 1 3 2 -
080216030 ORTHODONTICS III 1 - 3 -
080216040 ORTHODONTICS IV 1 - 3 -
080216110 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL I - - 3 -
080216120 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL II - - 3 -
080216130 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL III - - 3 -
080216140 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL IV - - 3 -
080216150 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL V - - 3 -
080216160 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL VI - - 3 -
080216170 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL VII - - 2 -
080216180 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL VIII - - 2 -
080216190 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL IX - - 2 -
080216200 BIOMATERIALS - - 1 -
080216210 OCCLUSION AND TREATMENT OF TMJ DISORDERS - - 1 -
080216220 ORTHODONTICS AND RESTORATIVE/ PERIODONTAL INTERFACE - - 1 -
080216230 SURGICAL ORTHODONTICS & RADIOLOGY - - 1 -
080216240 ORTHODONTICS AND PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY INTERFACE - - 1 -
080216250 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY - - 3 -
080216300 BIOSTATISTICS - - 3 -

Advisory Plan


First Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

--------- Colg. Elec.1
080216010 ORTHODONTICS I2
080216110 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL I3
080216300 BIOSTATISTICS3
TOTAL 9

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

--------- Colg. Elec.1
080216020 ORTHODONTICS II2
080216120 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL II3
080216210 OCCLUSION AND TREATMENT OF TMJ DISORDERS1
080216240 ORTHODONTICS AND PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY INTERFACE1
TOTAL 8

Summer Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

080216030 ORTHODONTICS III3
080216130 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL III3
TOTAL 6

Second Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

080216040 ORTHODONTICS IV3
080216140 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL IV3
080216250 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY3
TOTAL 9

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

--------- Colg. Elec.1
080216150 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL V3
080216200 BIOMATERIALS1
080216220 ORTHODONTICS AND RESTORATIVE/ PERIODONTAL INTERFACE1
080216230 SURGICAL ORTHODONTICS & RADIOLOGY1
TOTAL 7

Summer Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

080216160 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL VI3
TOTAL 3

Third Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

080216170 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL VII2
080216180 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL VIII2
TOTAL 4

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

080216190 ORTHODONTIC PRACTICAL IX2
TOTAL 2