This course is specially designed to provide an opportunity for gaining better and finer knowledge and skill in prosthodontic services in the diagnosis, treatment planning, special treatment procedures and the insertion and post-insertion of partial, complete, immediate and transitional temporary dentures.  Included are relining and rebasing procedures.  This course has a didactic and a clinical component and the course is spread over the entire academic year i.e. 1st and 2nd academic terms. The didactic lecture component covers 14 sessions during the 1st half of the academic year.  The lectures cover the theoretical background and the different modalities in prosthodontics.  During the entire academic year there will be a weekly three-hour clinical session, with assistance from the college central dental laboratory.