Name of course Current literature in Prosthodontics
Course No SDS 521
Credit hours two
Position of course 2nd year
Description of course
A. This course will be conducted as seminars.
B. During each session, the student will prepare and verbally present for review one or two literature article selected by the course director.
C. Journal articles selected for review by the student, generally, will not be more than 12 months old.
D. Older articles may be selected for review by the course director if they are, considered classic articles, closely related to the current review of literature, and not previously covered by other graduate courses (not ,more than 10% of the current literature articles).
E. The maximum possible number of faculty members will be invited to attend, with emphasis on those with experience on the specific literature being discussed.
Method of teaching
(a).The course will be taught by the seminars.
(b).Students are expected to read assigned articles before each seminar session and to verbally discuss them.
(c). At the end of the course, the course director will critique the student’ presentation.
Distribution of grades
(a).Oral assessment each session 60%
(b).Written take home final examination 40%
A. International journal of prosthodontics
B. Journal of prosthodontics
C. Journal of prosthetic dentistry
D. Journal of oral rehabilitation
E. Journal of orofacial pain
F. Journal of implantologyCurrent classic articles from other journals (10 % of the total articles).