• Degree: Speciality Diploma
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Dentistry
  • Department: Restorative Sciences

Program Description

The Specialty Diploma requirements for Operative and Esthetic Dentistry consist of 40 Credit hours taken as follows:

• Mandatory Courses: 36Crs.

• Elective Courses: 4Crs.

The recommended duration of study to obtain the Specialty Diploma Degree is minimum 2 years.

Tuition Fees:

Total fees (LBP 30,000,000 / $ 20,000)


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
ANAT651 Craniofacial Anatomy and Embryology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
MICR651 Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Biology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ODTP601 Advanced Diagnosis and Treatment Plan 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
OPER621 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry I 2 (2 Lec) OPER
OPER681 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry Clinics I 2 (6 Prac) OPER
ORBL601 Oral Biology 2 (2 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHBS613 Scientific Research Methods 1 (1Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHRM651 Applied Pharmacology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Second Semester
BIOM602 Dental Biomaterials 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
OPER614 Operative Technology 1 (1Cr: 1Lec) OPER
OPER622 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry II 2 (2 Lec) OPER
OPER682 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry Clinics II 2 (6 Prac) OPER
OPTH604 Advanced Oral Pathology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ORBL602 Electron Microscopy 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ORBL651 Applied Oral Biology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHBS614 Biostatistics in Dentistry 1 (1Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHYL652 Advanced Physiology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Third Semester
OPER623 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry III 2 (2 Lec) OPER
OPER683 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry Clinics III 2 (6 Prac) OPER
OPER689 Applied Research I 1 (3 Prac) OPER
OPER693 Clinical Conferences 1 (1 Lec) OPER
PHBS652 Practice Management 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Fourth Semester
OPER618 Cosmetic Dentistry 1 (1 Lec) OPER
OPER624 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry IV 2 (2 Lec) OPER
OPER684 Operative & Esthetic Dentistry Clinics IV 2 (6 Prac) OPER
OPER690 Applied Research II 1 (3 Prac) OPER
OPER694 Journal Club 1 (1 Lec) OPER