Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu
Faculty of Dentistry - Department of Dentistry

General Description

History

Ondokuz Mayıs University Faculty of Dentistry, which was the only dental school in Black Sea Region, was esthablished in the year of 1993. Training programs and professional education begun with 32 students, 1 professor, 1 assocciate professors, 3 assistant professors and 14 research assistants at the same year. Research activities and public services were launched one year later in 1994.

As of today the number of academic staff is 174 including 108 researcher. The number of graduates is 545 including 125 at the PhD level.

Qualification Awarded

Dentist, General Dental Practitioner (GDP)

Level of Qualification

First Cycle

Specific Admission Requirements

Applicants should be graduated from high school and could get an acceptable grade from the examination run by ÖSYM. Applicants should also have the specialties described by Universty Senate.

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage of Turkish Higher Education Counsel. However, exams of exemption are organized at the start of each academic year for the courses of English Language and Computer Skills. The students who achieve a passing grade from these exams are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

The master’s degree is awarded to students who have successfully completed all courses in the five-year curriculum including clinical internships (totally 300 ECTS) and have obtained a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) value of at least 2.00 on a 4.00 scale without any failing grades.

Profile of The Programme

The curriculum of our faculty has been designed and modified over the years to reflect the changing needs of the dental profession and public. The school's primary mission is patient centered. Our educational goal is to develop dental practitioners who are able to utilize the basic principles of human biology and human behaivour in conjunction with their technical skills in diagnosing, treating, and preventing oral disease. The education, which extends over a fiveyear period, consists of a series of didactic, laboratory, and clinical experiences.

The first year consists priarily of basic science and patient simulation courses. Organic Chemistry, Medical Biology and Genetics, Biophysics, Anatomy, and Biostatistics.

The second year basic science courses such as Histology, Anatomy, Microbiology and Physiology are concerned with the preclinical courses.

In the third year, students have a more enhanced clinical participation program with the pathology of the bodily systems. In the clincal experience course, they learn and practice procedures on each other, they assist with dental patients, and they assist sudents in the upper classes in the clinical group practices.

The fourth and fifth years of the program are intensely clinical. They include some day lecture courses, clinical rotations and many small group seminars/workshops, all of which are aimed at the development of greater understanding and enhanced skills in the area of patient care. The general clinic is divided into ten group practices which function in a manner similar to private practice.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples

- To work at a private clinic. - To become an academician. - To work at goverment hospitals.

Access to Further Studies

After getting ALES and YDS exams, the graduates having Bachelor's Degree in Dentistry may apply to PhD programmes in one of Dentistry discipline which offered by Graduate School of Health Sciences. They also could study to get a Mastership Degree run by Turkish Ministry of Health.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

2 mid terms and 1 final exam for yearly courses and 1 mid term 1 final for one semester courses.

Graduation Requirements

Sum of 50 % of the mid-term and 50 % of final exams should be a GPA of minimum 60 grade over 100 point system. Students should also submit the approved graduate thesis and have prepared all other documents related with graduation.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Full Time

Address, Programme Director or Equivalent

Ondokuz Mayıs University, Faculty of Dentistry, 55139, Atakum, Samsun.
Tel: +90362 4576030
Fax: +90362 4576032

Facilities

There are eight department in our faculty; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prothesis, Orthodontics, Pedodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics, and Periodontology. In total, 12 Professors, 27 Associate Professors, 24 Assistant Professors work and 502 graduate and 108 postgraduate students get education in these departments. All education needs of our students and researchers are faciliated with our Phantom Lab., Research Lab., Computer Lab., and a library. A reasuring treatment environment is created for our patients through renewed clinics. However, a new faculty building including modern and latest technology equipped clinics for every branch of dentistry is under construction.

Programme Outcomes

  1. To be able to develop the ability of creativeness and to be able to think in a critical way about Dentistry.
  2. To be aware of the principal know-how of clinical and social sciences (anatomy, histology and physiology, human pathology, chemistry, psychology etc) that is required as a Dentist.
  3. To be able to make a confidential diagnostic and treatment plan, to treat the oral and dental disease and to understand demographic aspects, prevention of those disease.
  4. To be able to use every necessary dentistry tool for oral health and treatment and to have adequate knowledge about all the materials that are being used at clinics.
  5. To be able to perform team work, in disciplinary and interdisciplinary, among the various branches of dentistry and medical branches
  6. To be able to follow the up-to-date scientific studies and developments about Dentistry and to be able to evaluate and implement the information that is gained.
  7. To be able to known the medicines which are directly and indirectly correlated to the dentistry practice and to understand the implications of pharmacological treatment of systemic pathologies concerning dental treatments
  8. To be able to perform the ventures and practices that retain the general health of the public and individuals foreground aside from dental treatments and to be able to perform protective dentistry applications at the clinic.
  9. To be able to know and to perform the procedures of infection control and to prevent cross contamination.
  10. To be able to educate patients appropriate and effective oral hygiene techniques, providing appropriate information and to obtain the informed consent to treatment.
  11. To be able to perform clinical studies that are appropriate to ethic and professional rules, respectful to patient rights and that holds the humanitary rights foreground.

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

T:Theoretical,P:Practice, L:Laboratory
Semester 1
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ATİ-101Principles Of Ataturk And History Of Revolution 927001 4 0 0 2.0
BİK101Biochemistry 927001 2 0 0 4.0
BİO-101Medical Biology And Genetics 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ141The Science Of Materials And Tools 927001 1 0 0 3.0
DİŞ143Preventive Medicine And Epidemiology 927001 2 0 0 6.0
DİŞ145Manipulation in Dentistry 927001 2 6 0 0.0
DİŞ155Introduction To Dentistry 927001 3 0 0 2.0
DİŞ1573D Modelling 927001 1 2 0 0.0
DSEÇ1Courses-Year I-Fall Semester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
KİM-101Organic Chemistry 927001 2 0 0 2.0
PSİ-101Behavioural Sciences 927001 1 0 0 2.0
SSDThe Non-Elective 927003 0 0 0 0.0
TDİ-101Turkish Language 927001 4 0 0 2.0
YD101Foreign Language-I 927003 2 0 0 4.0
Total 26 8 0 31.0
Semester 2
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ANA102Anatomy 927001 2 2 0 5.0
BİO-102Biophysics 927001 2 0 0 3.0
DİŞ142History Of Dentistry 927001 1 0 0 3.0
DİŞ160Literature And Communication 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DSEÇ2Courses-Year I-Spring Semester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
İST-102Biostatistics 927001 1 0 0 2.0
Total 8 2 0 15.0
Semester 3
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
DİŞ205Restorative Dentistry (T) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ207Endodontics (T) 927001 3 0 0 4.0
DİŞ215Prosthetic Treatment (T) 927001 4 0 0 4.0
DİŞ225Restorative Dentistry (P) 927001 0 8 0 8.0
DİŞ227Endodontics (P) 927001 0 8 0 8.0
DİŞ235Prosthetics (P) 927001 0 8 0 6.0
DSEÇ3Courses-Year II-Fall Semester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
FZY201Physiology 927001 4 0 0 4.0
HİS201Histology-Embryology 927001 2 4 0 6.0
MİK201Microbiology 927001 2 0 0 4.0
Total 17 28 0 48.0
Semester 4
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ANA202Anatomy (Head-Neck) 927001 2 2 0 6.0
Total 2 2 0 6.0
Semester 5
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
DİŞ301Oral Tooth And Maxillofacial Surgery (T) 927001 4 0 0 5.0
DİŞ303Oral,Tooth And Maxillofacial Radiology(T) 927001 3 0 0 4.0
DİŞ305Restorative Dentistry (T) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ307Endodontics (T) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ309Orthodontics (T) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ311Pediatric Dentistry (T) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ313Periodontology (T) 927001 4 0 0 5.0
DİŞ315Prosthetic Treatment (T) 927001 2 0 0 4.0
DİŞ325Restorative Dentistry (P) 927001 0 4 0 3.0
DİŞ335Prosthetic Treatment (P) 927001 0 4 0 3.0
DİŞ347Dental Anesthesia 927001 1 0 0 2.0
FAR301Pharmacology 927001 2 0 0 3.0
PAT301Pathology 927001 2 0 0 0.0
Total 26 8 0 45.0
Semester 6
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
DİŞ328Endodontics (P) 927001 0 4 0 3.0
DİŞ344Jaw Moments And Occlusion 927001 1 0 0 2.0
DİŞ366Student Observer Training 927001 0 2 0 3.0
DSEÇ6Elective Courses-Year III-Spring Semester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
Total 1 6 0 8.0
Semester 7
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
DİŞ401Oral Tooth And Maxillofacial Surgery (T) 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DİŞ403Oral,Tooth And Maxillofacial Radiology(T) 927001 4 0 0 2.0
DİŞ409Orthodontics (T) 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DİŞ411Pediatric Dentistry (T) 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DİŞ413Periodontology (T) 927001 4 0 0 2.0
DİŞ421Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ423Oral,Tooth And Maxillofacial Radiology(P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ425Restorative Dentistry (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ427Endodontics (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ429Orthodontics (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ431Pediatric Dentistry (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ433Periodontology (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ435Prosthetics (P) 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ437Community Oral Healty 927001 0 2 0 2.0
DİŞ439Multidisciplinary Clinical Practice 927001 0 2 0 2.0
DİŞ451General Anesthesia 927001 1 0 0 1.0
DSEÇ7Elective Courses-Year IV-Fallsemester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
Total 15 36 0 47.0
Semester 8
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
DAH402Internal Medicine 927001 1 0 0 0.0
DİŞ450Oral Diseases 927001 1 0 0 1.0
DSEÇ8Elective Courses-Year IV-Spring Semester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
GEC402General Surgery 927001 1 0 0 1.0
Total 3 0 0 2.0
Semester 9
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
ADT501Forensic Medicine 927001 1 0 0 1.0
DİŞ517Community Oral Healty 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DİŞ521Clinical Practice Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ523Clinical Practice Of Oral And Maxillofacial Radyology 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ525Clinical Practice Of Restorative Dentistry 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ527Clinical Practice Of Endodontics Dentistry 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ529Clinical Practice Of Ortodontics Dentistry 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ531Clinical Practice Of Pedodontics Dentistry 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ533Clinical Practice Of Periodontology Dentistry 927001 0 4 0 4.0
DİŞ535Prosthetic Dentistry Clinical Practice 927001 0 4 0 0.0
DİŞ537Public Oral and Dental Health, Clinical Practice 927001 0 2 0 2.0
DİŞ553Maxillofacial Surgery/Prosthesis 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DİŞ557Seminar 927001 0 4 0 2.0
DİŞ561Clinical Practice of General Anesthesy-Sedation 927001 0 2 0 0.0
DSEÇ9Elective Courses-Year V-Fallsemester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
KBB501ENT 927001 1 0 0 0.0
Total 6 40 0 37.0
Semester 10
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
DİŞ546Deontology Of Dental Medicine 927001 1 0 0 2.0
DİŞ548Implantology 927001 2 0 0 0.0
DSEÇ10Elective Courses-Year V-Spring Semester 927003 0 0 0 0.0
Total 3 0 0 2.0
DSEÇ1 / Courses-Year I-Fall Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC101 Dentistry On internet 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC103 Physical And Mental Development Of Children 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC105 Dental Radiology From Past To Present 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC107 Reading And Speaking in Foreign Language 927001 2 0 0 1.5
SEC109 Powerpoint Presentation Techniques 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC111 Restorative Materials 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC113 Photography And Imaging in Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SSD / The Non-Elective
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YD101 / Foreign Language-I
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
YDİ-101 Foreign Language (English) 927001 4 0 0 4.0
DSEÇ2 / Courses-Year I-Spring Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC102 Foreign Language At Business 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC104 Surgical Anatomy 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC106 Embryological Development Of The Teeth And Surrounding Tisbues 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC108 Effects of Radiation 927001 2 0 0 1.9
SEC110 Evidence-Based Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC112 Understanding Orthodontics 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC114 The Science Of Materials And Tools 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC116 Genetics in Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DSEÇ3 / Courses-Year II-Fall Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC201 Terminology Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC203 Introduction To Endodontics 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC205 Equipments used in Dental Radiology 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC207 Restorative And Endodontic Equipments 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC209 Oral Microbiology 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC211 Health Physics 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC213 Oral And Dental Health Education 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC215 Project Preparation And Estimation 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DSEÇ6 / Elective Courses-Year III-Spring Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC302 Dentistry in 21Th Century 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC304 Sterilization And DisInfection 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC306 Anatomic Structures Processed in Radiographs 927001 2 0 0 1.9
SEC308 Mercury Hygiene 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC310 Manipulation in Orthodontics 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC312 Medical Wask Management 927001 2 0 0 0.0
DSEÇ7 / Elective Courses-Year IV-Fallsemester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC401 Medical Issues in Restorative Treatment 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC403 Traumatic injuries And Treatment Options in Endodontics 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC407 Space Management in Pediatric Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC409 Waste Management in Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC411 Clinical Laboratory Evaluations 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC413 Oral Mucosal Diseases 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC415 Case Discussions-I 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC417 Minor Surgery 927001 2 0 0 2.0
DSEÇ8 / Elective Courses-Year IV-Spring Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC402 Disabled People and Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC404 Clinical Applications in Pedodontics 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC406 Advanced Prosthetic Treatments 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC408 Occupational Diseases in Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC410 Approach To Medical Dental Problem Children 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC412 Research Methods 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC414 First Aid And Emergency Treatment 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC416 Case Discussions II 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEÇ418 Girişimcilik 927001 2 0 0 0.0
DSEÇ9 / Elective Courses-Year V-Fallsemester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC501 Prosthetic Dental Aesthetics And Color 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC503 Biomechanical Prosthetic Treatments 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC505 Tme Treatment Of Tmj Disorders 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC507 Maxillary Sinus Disease, and Treatment 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC509 Dental Cad/Cam Applications 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC511 Office Practice Management And Ergonomics 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC513 Case Discussions III 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC515 Restorative Approach To The Teeth With Excessive Materrel Loss 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC517 Doctor – Patient Communication Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 0.0
DSEÇ10 / Elective Courses-Year V-Spring Semester
Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
SEC502 Risk Assessment in Periodontology And implantology 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC504 Micro Surgery in Endodntics 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC506 Medical Periodontology 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC508 Applications For Dentistry Microsurgical 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC510 Orthognathic Surgery 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC512 Geriatric Dentistry 927001 2 0 0 2.0
SEC514 Case Discussions IV 927001 2 0 0 0.0
SEC516 Medical Law 927001 2 0 0 20.6