The core courses are comprised of lectures and seminars designed to aid the student to advance their knowledge in operative and esthetics. Topics will include recent advances in cariology research, disease prevention, early intervention, minimal invasive and adhesive dentistry. This course will also give residents with firm foundation in the science and principles of esthetic dentistry, help to identify how the techniques in esthetic dentistry can be best applied in the dental practice and how, it can improve the level of patient satisfaction. Resident’s seminars will discuss specific topics in operative dentistry. By the end of this course, residents will develop science-based teaching skills.