BS Dental Technology

COURSE OVERVIEW

Dentistry; A science where esthetics, physical forces and chemistry come along. Be that simple partial denture or complicated orthodontic appliances.

Practice of dentistry goes back to the era of great pharaohs. Once said “For sweetness and decay are one root and sweetness ever riots decay”.

Dentistry without dental technology is handicapped. Dental technology course the minute details and construction techniques of crown, bridge, implants, dentures, ocular prosthesis, craniofacial prosthesis, orthodontic & Auxiliaries, mouth guards etc.

BS – Dental Technology at INU Department of Allied Health Sciences is 4 years semester based programme. Students have opportunities here to learn and practice in the dental labs. On completion of bachelor degree students will have international recognition or they can start up their dental lab setups.

students who are interested in pursuing higher goals can do master and Ph. D and can be professors of
Bio – materials at prestigious institutions & Labs.

Scheme of Studies

Semester 1

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-101
Biochemistry – I
3+1
AHS-102
Human Physiology – I
3+1
AHS-103
Human Anatomy – I
3+1
AHS-104
English – I
2+0
AHS-105
Pak Studies
2+0
AHS-225
Behavioral Sciences
2+0
Total
18

Semester 2

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-107
Biochemistry – II
3+1
AHS-108
Human Physiology – II
3+1
AHS-109
Human Anatomy – II
3+1
AHS-110
English – II
2+0
AHS-111
Islamic Studies
2+0
Total
16

Semester 3

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-201
General Pathology – I
2+1
AHS-202
G.pharmacology – I
2+1
AHS-254
Dental Morphology – I
2+1
AHS-255
Oral Histology – I
2+1
AHS-205
Dental Materials – I
2+1
AHS-206
Communication Skills
2+0
Total
17

Semester 4

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-220
General Pharmacology – II
2+1
AHS-106
Computer Skills
1+1
AHS-207
Medical Microbiology
2+1
AHS-257
Dental Morphology – II
2+1
AHS-258
Dental Materials – II
2+1
AHS-259
Oral Histology – II
2+1
Total
17

Semester 5

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-384
Oral Pathology
2+1
AHS-385
Periodontology
2+1
AHS-386
Preventive Dentistry
2+1
AHS-387
Dental Pharmacology
2+1
AHS-388
Fundamental of Infection Control
2+1
AHS-389
Dental Instrumentation
2+1
Total
18

Semester 6

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-308
Biostatistics
2+1
AHS-310
Research Methodology
2+1
AHS-390
Prosthodontics – I
2+1
AHS-391
Maxillofacial Surgery – I
2+1
AHS-392
Operative Dentistry – I
2+1
AHS-393
Orthodontics – I
2+1
Total
18

Semester 7

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-454
Maxillofacial Surgery – II
2+1
AHS-455
Orthodontics – II
2+1
AHS-456
Conservative Dentistry – II
2+1
AHS-457
Implantology
2+1
AHS-458
Fundamental Of Bridge Design
2+1
Total
15

Semester 8

Code
Subject Name
Cr.hrs
AHS-407
Research Project
6
AHS-408
Seminar
1
AHS-410
Bioethics
1+1
Total
9