Al-Hawash Private University

Program Of Study

The Faculty of Dentistry Program of Study aims at educating and training students to be technically competent, socially sensitive practitioners of dentistry adhering to the highest standards of professional conduct and ethics.The Program provides a globally aware, student-focused, integrated, multidisciplinary approach to acquisition and use of knowledge, which:

  • Develops knowledge, skills, attributes and behaviors of a dental professional.
  • Promotes oral health and provides patient-centered, evidence-based care.
  • Recognizes the need for lifelong learning and professional development.
  • Promotes the awareness of knowledge creation.

Objectives
Dental graduates should possess:

  • Competence in diagnosis of oral and dental diseases including and understanding of the relationship between general and oral diseases.
  • Skills to provide the preventive and treatment services commonly required in dental practice.
  • The ability to organize and administer a dental practice efficiently.
  • The ability to appraise and apply research findings and new technology.
  • A commitment towards continuing education.
  • A sense of professional, ethical and social responsibility.

 University Requirements (9CH):
 A- Obligatory ( 7CH):

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 Arabic

2

-

-

2

-

Computer Skills

2

2

3

-

National Culture

2

-

-

2

-

Total

3

6

2

7

-

B- Elective(6 CH):

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 Communication Skills

2

-

-

2

-

Methods of Scientific Research
and Writing

2

-

2

-

Second Language  2   2 -

General Psychology

2

-

-

2

-

Total

4

8

-

8


 Faculty Requirements (175CH)::

 


 1- Obligatory (18CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

English 1

2

2

3

Passing the placement test

English 2

2

2

3

English 1

English 3 2 - 2 English 2
Scientific English 2 - 2 English 3
Biostatistics& Epidemiology 2 - 2  
Ethics& Forensic Dentistry 2 - 2  
Infection Control  2 - 2 Microbiology
Graduation Project - - 2 140 CH to be
completed

Total

10

14

4

18


 B- Elective(6 CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 Evidence- based Dentistry

1

2

2

Biostatistics&
Epidemiology

Psychology of Hygiene

2

-

2

Hygiene

Physiological Psychology 2 - 2 Physiology&
General Psychology
Ecology &General Hygiene 2 - 2 Physiology

Nutrition & Dietetics

2

-

2

Biochemistry

Total

5

9

2

5


Third- Departments Requirements

 


  1. Dept. of basic Sciences (20 CH)

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 Medical Physics

2

2

3

-

Cell Biology

2

2

3

-

General Chemistry 2 2 3 -
Biochemistry 2 2 3 Chemistry
Human Physiology  2 2 3 General, Neck,
and Head Anatomy
Oral physiology 2 - 2 Physiology
Embryology & Genetics 2 2 3 Cell Biology

Total

7

14

12

20


 2. Dept. of Medical Sciences: (16 CH )

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 General, Neck, and Head Anatomy

3

2

4

-

Immunology

2

-

2

Cell Biology

Biology 2 2 3 Immunology
Pharmacology 2 - 2 Physiology

Internal Medicine& dermatology

2 - 2 Physiology&
Microbiology
Surgery & minor surgery 2 2 3 General, Neck,
and Head Anatomy

Ophthalmology& ENT

2

-

2

Physiology

Total

6

15

6

18


 3. Dept. of Histology & Pathology (12CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 Histology

2

2

3

Cell Biology

Pathology

2

2

3

Histology

Oral Histology  2 2 3 Histology
Oral Pathology 2 2 3 Oral Pathology

Total

4

8

8

12


 4. Dent. of fixed Prosthodontics (17CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Dental Materials

2

2

3

-

 

Fixed Prosthodontics1

(laboratory )

 

2

2

3

Dental Anatomy

Fixed Prosthodontics 2

(laboratory )
2 2 3 Fixed Prosthodontics1

Fixed Prosthodontics 3

(clinic)
1 4 3 Fixed Prosthodontics 2 

Fixed Prosthodontics 4

(clinic)
1 4 3 Fixed Prosthodontics 3
Oral Rehabilitation 1 2 2 Biochemistry 2

Total

6

9

16

17


 5. Dept. Of remov. Prosthodontics(12CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Removable Prosthodontics 1

(laboratory )

2

2

3

Dental Anatomy

Removable Prosthodontics 2

(laboratory )

2

2

3

Removable
Prosthodontics 1

Removable Prosthodontics 3 (clinic)

1 4 3 Removable
Prosthodontics 2

Removable Prosthodontics 4

(clinic)
1 4 3 Removable
prosthodontics 3

Total

4

6

12

12


 6. Dept. of Orthodontics (9CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

 Occlusion

3

2

2

Dental Anatomy
Oral Physiology
Embryology
and Genetics

 

Orthodontics 1

2

2

3

Occlusion

Orthodontics 2 2 2 3 Orthodontics 1

Total

3

6

6

9


 7. Dept. of Oral Surgery (15 CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 1

2

2

3

Dental Anatomy

Infection Control

Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 2

2

2

3

Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 1

Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 2 2 1

Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 2

Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 4 1 4 3 Dental Anesthesia and Exodontias 3
Facial& Oral Surgery 2 - 2 -

Implant logy

2 - 2

-

Total

6

14

12

19


 8. Dept. of oral Medicine (10CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Preventive Dentistry

2

2

3

-

Oral diseases 1

1

2

2

Oral Pathology

Oral diseases 2 1 2 2

Organic Chemistry 2

Radiology 2 2 3 Organic Chemistry 2

Total

4

6

8

10


 9. Dept.of Ped. Dentistry (8CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Pedodontics 1

2

4

4

Operative Dentistry 2

Endodontic 1

Pedodontics 3

2

4

4

Pedodontics 1

Total

2

4

8

8


 10. Dept. of Periodontology (8CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Period ontology 1

2

4

4

Infection Control

Period ontology 2

2

4

4

Period ontology 1

Total

2

4

8

8


 11. Dept. of Restorative Dentistry (26CH):

 

 Contact Hours

 Module Name

 Theoretical 

 Practical 

 Credit Hours

 Prerequisite

Restorative Dentistry 1

2

2

3

Dental Anatomy

Restorative Dentistry 2

2

2

3

Restorative Dentistry 1

Restorative Dentistry 3

1 4 3 Restorative Dentistry 2

Restorative Dentistry 4

1 4 3 Removable
Prosthodontics 3

Total

4

6

12

12

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