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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Oral Health Sciences Program for Oral Health Science
Lecture Code J1606030 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name チーム歯科医療学実習V
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Basic training for assistant work in dental treatment 5
タケモト トシノブ,タヂ ツヨシ,ニイタニ ヨシエ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Mon1-4:DEN Dental Skills Lavoratory 2,DEN Dental Skills Lavoratory 3,DEN Dental Skills Lavoratory 4
Lesson Style Practical Lesson Style
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Basic Training 
Credits 1 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students 6th semester
Keywords Dental hygienist, dental assistant work 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
This is one of the three main technical subject in oral health science program.  
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The main purpose of this subject is to learn knowledge, a skill, and a manner about the dental assistant work which is necessary to become dental professional. This training is carried out from 2nd to 3rd grade continually. 
Class Schedule 1. Assistance for pulp protection (on the table), rotating cutting instrument (lecture)
Cooperation in dental treatment, position for treatment (lecture and mutual practice)
2. Scope of work for dental hygienists and Japanese law (lecture)
        Preparation for alginate impression  (final basic practice)
3. Full mouse alginate impression for study model (mutual practice)
        Assistance for endodontic treatment (model practice, incl. cotton plug preparation)
4. Assitance for composite resin cements (model practice)
Assistance for composite resin filling  (model practice, final basic practice)
5. Temporary crown preparation and self-curing resin (model practice)

6. Assistance for air turbine treatment, silicon rubber impression and occlusion obtaining (mutual practice)
7. Transfer of sharp-edged/pointed tools (lecture and on-the-table mutual practice)
        Assistance for orthodontic treatment (lecture and on-the-table mutual practice)
8.    Final examination 
All the textbooks are written in Japanese.  Please ask us if you want any English textbooks. 
PC or AV used in
A materials in detail is given in every class.  You can watch movies on Bb9. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
The given time in a class is too short.  Please follow yourself after each class. 
Grading Method Technic, Knowledge and manner will be evaluated comprehensively. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other Teachers who have experience of working in dental clinic or various facilities instruct about dental hygienist's skill and knowledge. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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