• Degree: Bachelor
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Dentistry

Program Description

The Bachelor Degree requirements consist of a total of 180 credit hours as follows:

1- Faculty Mandatory Courses: Faculty Mandatory courses (160 credit hours) which include:

a- Biomedical sciences courses (23 credit hours) which include: Biochemistry; Molecular Genetics; Gross Anatomy; Physiology; Medical Botany; Microbiology and Immunology; Head and Neck Anatomy; General Histology; Pathology; Pharmacology; General Medicine; and General Surgery, ENT and Ophthalmology.

b- Basic sciences courses (20 credit hours) which include: Principles of Dental Biomaterials; Behavioural Sciences; Oral Biology; Fundamentals of Occlusion; Research and Evidence Based Dentistry; Oral Pathology; Practice Management; Oral Medicine; Preventive and Public Health Dentistry; Ethics and Professionalism in Dentistry; and Interprofessional Education for Health Care.

c- Preclinical sciences courses (42 credit hours) which include: Dental Anatomy; Applied Biomaterials; Fixed Prosthodontics; Removable Prosthodontics; Operative Dentistry; Endodontics; Orthodontics; and Preventive and Pediatric Dentistry.

d- Clinical sciences courses (75 credit hours) which include: Oral Radiology; Applied Microbiology and Infection Control; Preventive Periodontology; Anesthesia; Oral Diagnosis, Radiology and Treatment Planning; Oral Medicine; Periodontology; Operative Dentistry; Endodontics; Orthodontics; Fixed Prosthodontics; Removable Prosthodontics; Oral Surgery; Pediatric Dentistry; and Clinical Comprehensive Care.

2- Faculty Elective Courses Faculty Elective courses (6 credit hours) which include: Rotary Endodontics; Esthetic Dentistry (CAD CAM); Oral Implantology; Laser Dentistry; Community Service; Advanced Radiology (CBCT); Forensic Dentistry; Medical Emergencies; Dental Photography; Orofacial Pain and Pain Control; Prevention and Risk Assessment Laser Dentistry; Orthodontic Clinical Training; Restorative Dentistry Clinics; Prosthodontics Clinics; Mentored Research; and Research Project.

3- University Courses University courses (14 credit hours) which include:

• Mandatory courses (5 credits)

• Elective courses (9 credits)



Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
ANAT221 Gross Anatomy 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
BCHM221 Biochemistry 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
BIOL221 Molecular Genetics 1 (1 Lec.) Biom. Sci.
BIOM221 Principles of Dental Biomaterials 1 (1 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
DANT221 Dental Anatomy 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
PHRM221 Medical Botany 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
PHYL221 Physiology 2 (2 Lec.) Biom. Sci.
Second Semester
ANAT222 Head and Neck Anatomy 3 (2 Lec., 2 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
BIOM224 Applied Dental Biomaterials I 3 (2Lec, 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
DANT222 Dental Anatomy and Occlusion 3 (2 Lec., 3 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
GHST222 General Histology 1 (1 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
MICR222 Microbiology and Immunology 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
OPER222 Preclinical Operative Dentistry I 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
Third Semester
BIOM225 Applied Dental Biomaterials II 3 (2Lec, 2Pract.) Prec. Sci.
FPRO223 Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics I 2 (1 Lec., 2.5 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
MICR223 Applied Microbiology and Infection Control 1 (1 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OCLS223 Fundamentals of Occlusion 1 (1 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
OPER223 Preclinical Operative Dentistry II 2 (1 Lec., 2.5 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
ORBL223 Oral Biology I 3 (3 Lec., 1 Pract.) Bas. Sci.
PATH223 Pathology 2 (2 Lec.) Biom. Sci.
PHBS223 Behavioural Sciences 1 (1 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
RPRO223 Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics I 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
Fourth Semester
FPRO224 Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics II 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
OPER224 Preclinical Operative Dentistry III 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
OPTH224 Oral Pathology I 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Bas. Sci.
ORAD224 Oral Radiology 1 (1 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
ORBL224 Oral Biology II 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Bas. Sci.
PHBS224 Research and Evidence Based Dentistry 2 (2 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
PHBS226 Preventive and Public Health Dentistry 2 (2 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
PHRM224 Pharmacology 2 (2 Lec.) Biom. Sci.
RPRO224 Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics II 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
Fifth Semester
ENDO323 Preclinical Endodontics I 3 (2 Lec., 3 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
FPRO321 Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics III 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
GMED321 General Medicine 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
ODTP321 Oral Diagnosis, Radiology and Treatment Planning 3 (2 Lec., 2 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OPER321 Preclinical Operative Dentistry IV 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
OSRG323 Anesthesia & Introduction to Oral Surgery 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PERI323 Preventive Periodontology 1 (1 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PHBS321 Practice Management 1 (1 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
RPRO321 Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics III 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
Sixth Semester
ENDO322 Preclinical Endodontics II 3 (1 Lec., 5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
FPRO322 Preclinical Fixed Prosthodontics IV 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
GSRG322 General Surgery, ENT and Ophthalmology 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Biom. Sci.
OMED324 Oral Medicine 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OPER322 Operative Dentistry I 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OPTH322 Oral Pathology II 3 (3 Lec., 1 Pract.) Bas. Sci.
PERI324 Periodontology I 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
RPRO322 Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics IV 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
Seventh Semester
ENDO421 Endodontics I 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
FPRO421 Fixed Prosthodontics I 3 (1 Lec., 5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OPER421 Operative Dentistry II 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
ORTD423 Orthodontics I 2 (2 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OSRG421 Oral Surgery I 3 (2 Lec., 2 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PEDI421 Preventive and Pediatric Dentistry I 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
PERI423 Periodontology II 1 (1 Lec., 1 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
RPRO421 Removable Prosthodontics I 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
------- Faculty Elective 1 1Cr. Fac. Ele.
Eighth Semester
ENDO422 Endodontics II 3 (1 Lec., 4.5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
FPRO422 Fixed Prosthodontics II 3 (1 Lec., 5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OPER422 Operative Dentistry III 3 (1 Lec., 4.5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
ORTD424 Orthodontics II 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OSRG422 Oral Surgery II 3 (2 Lec., 2.5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PEDI424 Preventive and Pediatric Dentistry II 2 (1 Lec., 1 Pract.) Prec. Sci.
RPRO422 Removable Prosthodontics II 2 (1 Lec., 2.5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
------- Faculty Elective 1 1Cr. Fac. Ele.
Ninth Semester
ENDO521 Endodontics III 3 (1 Lec., 6 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
FPRO521 Fixed Prosthodontics III 3 (1 Lec., 5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OPER521 Operative Dentistry IV 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
OSRG521 Oral Surgery and Implantology 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PEDI521 Pediatric Dentistry I 2 (1 Lec., 2.5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PERI521 Periodontology III 1 (1 Lec.) Cln. Sci.
PHBS521 Ethics and Professionalism in Dentistry 1 (1 Lec.) Bas. Sci.
RPRO521 Removable Prosthodontics III 2 (1 lec., 2.5 Pract. ) Cln. Sci.
------- Faculty Elective 2 2Cr. Fac. Ele.
Tenth Semester
CLNC522 Comprehensive Clinical Care 2 (2 Lec.) Cln. Sci.
OSRG524 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PEDI522 Pediatric Dentistry II 3 (2 Lec., 2.5 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
PHBS522 Interprofessional Education for Health Care 1 (*: 2 hrs/week Interactive Learning Activity) Bas. Sci.
PROS524 Prosthodontics 5 (1 Lec., 9 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
REST524 Restorative Dentistry 5 (1 Lec., 9 Pract.) Cln. Sci.
------- Faculty Elective 2 2Cr. Fac. Ele.

Faculty Elective(Fac. Ele.)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
DENT501 Rotary Endodontics 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Fac. Ele.
DENT502 Esthetic Dentistry (CAD CAM) 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Fac. Ele.
DENT503 Implantology 2 (1 Lec., 2 Pract.) Fac. Ele.
DENT504 Laser Dentistry 1 (1 Lec.) Fac. Ele.
DENT505 Community Service 1 (1 Lec.) Fac. Ele.
DENT506 Advanced Radiology (CBCT) 1 (1 Lec.) Fac. Ele.
DENT507 Forensic Dentistry 1 (1 Lec.) Fac. Ele.
DENT508 Medical Emergencies 1 (1 Lec.) Fac. Ele.
DENT509 Dental Photography 1 (1 Lec.) Fac. Ele.
DENT510 Orofacial Pain and Pain Control 1 (1 Lec) Fac. Ele.
DENT511 Prevention and Risk Assessment 1 (1 Lec) Fac. Ele.
DENT512 Orthodontic Clinical Training 1 (1 Lec) Fac. Ele.
DENT513 Restorative Dentistry Clinics 1 (2.5 Pract.) Fac. Ele.
DENT514 Prosthodontics Clinics 1 (2.5 Pract.) Fac. Ele.
DENT515 Mentored Research 1 (1 Lec) Fac. Ele.
DENT516 Research Project 2 (2 Lec) Fac. Ele.