Dental Laboratory Technology

Program Description:

One year of training at the Putnam Career and Technical Center (PCTC) and thirty-one hours credit at Mountwest will result in an Associate in Applied Science degree in Dental Laboratory Technology. Students will follow the Putnam County school calendar while completing the Dental Laboratory Technology courses, and attend the PCTC every day from 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. during the technical portion of the program.

REQUIRED COURSES for the Academic  Year 2014-2015
(Suggested Sequence)

Course Course Title Hours
AH 151 Medical Terminology1 3
ENL 111 Written Communication2 3
IT 101 Fundamentals of Computers (EDGE) 3
MG 101 Introduction to Business1 3
SCI 120 Basics in Physical Science3 4
COM 112 Oral Communication1 3
BIOL 257 Intro to Anatomy and Physiology (EDGE) 3
MAT 115 Business Mathematics4 3
MG 202 Business Organization and Mgmt5 3
PSYC 215 Lifespan Psychology1 3
DLT 101 Intro to Dental Technology6,7  (1st 9-weeks) 6
DLT 104 Basic Tech of Complete Dentures6 (2nd 9-weeks) 9
DLT 108 Basic Tech of Partial Dentures6,8 9
DLT 112 Basic Tech of Inlays/Crown/Bridges/Ceramics6,8 (2nd 9-weeks) 10
DLT 116 Clinical Experience6,8,9 1

1 AH 151, COM 112, MG 101 and PSYC 215 have a prerequisite of REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
2 ENL 111 has a prerequisite of ENL 095, or placement in 100-level English, and REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
3 Physical Science elective may be substituted for SCI 120 with permission.
4 MAT 115 has a prerequisite of MAT 096, or MAT 097, or placement in 100-level math.
5 MG 202 has a prerequisite of MG 101.
6 Dental Laboratory Technology classes are delivered at the Putnam Career and Technical Center at Eleanor, WV
7 DLT 101 has a prerequisite of admission to the Dental Laboratory Technology Program.
8 DLT 101 and DLT 104 must be completed with a “C” or better before student can register for the final semester of DLT coursework.
9 DLT 116 has a prerequisite of DLT 112.

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