Graduate Program in Operative Dentistry

Masters in Oral Science / Certificate in Operative Dentistry

36 Month Curriculum Schedule

Additional information is available in the General Catalog:  http://catalog.registrar.uiowa.edu/registrar/catalog/dentistry/operativedentistry/

First Year

Course Number Title Certificate Hours
Even
Certificate Hours
Odd
Masters
Hours
Even
Masters
Hours
Odd

Summer Session

OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
ORSC:5210 Dental Science Research Methodology     2 2
Total Hours 2 2 2 2

Fall Semester

OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
OPER:5245 Pre-clinical Teaching (Clin Demo) 2 2    
DPH:5001 Literature Review Methods (DPH) 2 2    
*DPH:6017 Teaching Methods and Eval (odd 1 or 2)       2
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research   1 1  
ORSC:5212 Statistical Methods for Dent Research     3 3
Total Hours 8 9 4 5
Spring Semester
OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
OPER:5245 Pre-clinical Teaching 2 2    
PROS:5730 Advanced Implant Techniques 2 2    
DPH:6002 Research Protocol Seminar     2 2
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research 1 1    
ORSC:5215 Research Design in Dentistry     2 2
Total Hours 9 9 4 4
Total First Year Hours 19 20 10 11

*   Offered Odd years only
** Offered Even years only

       

 

Second Year

Course Number Title Certificate Hours
Even
Certificate Hours
Odd
Masters
Hours
Even
Masters
Hours
Odd
Summer Session
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science     2 2
Total Hours 2 2 2 2
Fall Semester
**PROS:6224 Graduate Restorative Materials     2  
OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
OPER:6246 Clinical Teaching 2 2    
**OPRM:5226 Oral Path for Grad Students 1      
*DPH:6017 Teaching Methods and Eval       2
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research 1      
ORSC:5280 Advanced Dental Therapeutics     1 1
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science     1 1
Total Hours 8 6 4 4
Spring Semester
OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
OPER:6246 Clinical Teaching 2 2    
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research     1 1
**ORSC:5240 Patho Pulp-Dentin Complex     2  
*ORSC:5250 Cariology/Immunology       2
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science     1 1
Total Hours 6 6 4 4
Total Second Year Hours 16 14 10 10

*   Offered Odd years only
** Offered Even years only

       

 

Third Year

Course Number Title Certificate Hours
Even
Certificate Hours
Odd
Masters
Hours
Even
Masters
Hours
Odd
Summer Session
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science     2 2
Total Hours 2 2 2 2
Fall Semester
PROS:6224 Graduate Restorative Materials     2  
OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
OPER:6246 Clinical Teaching 2 2    
OPRM:5226 Oral Path for Grad Students 1      
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research 1     1
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science     2 2
Total Hours 8 6 4 3
Spring Semester
OPER:5126 Operative Dentistry Seminar 1 1    
OPER:5234 Selected Applications in Oper Dent 1 1    
OPER:5140 Operative Dentistry Advanced Clinic 2 2    
OPER:6246 Clinical Teaching 2 2    
ORSC:5200 Seminars in Dental Research     1 1
**ORSC:5240 Patho Pulp-Dentin Complex     2  
*ORSC:5250 Cariology/Immunology       2
ORSC:5600 Research in Oral Science     1 1
Total Hours 6 6 4 4
Total Third Year Hours 16 14 10 9
*   Offered Odd years only
** Offered Even years only
       
Total Hours All 3 Years 51 48 30 30