Overview of the principles and practice of the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of dental materials. Conditions that compromise optimum oral health and function and the needs of the patient are identified. Communication of findings to the patient will be the student's responsibility. 3 Credits (2 Lecture - 3 Lab) Prerequisite(s): BIO125 and DEN123 and DEN126 and DEN130 and DEN211. Corequisite(s): DEN202 and DEN204 and DEN212 and DEN216. Fall Only.