Bachelor of Dental Technology/Bachelor of Dental Prosthetics

Program code


Available at


Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt


South Bank





4 years full-time

Credit points


Indicative fee

$11,500.00* per year (more)
* 2022 indicative annual CSP fee

Entry requirements




Commencing in

Trimester 1


  • English, English as an Additional Language, Literature or English & Literature Extension (Units 3&4, C)

Assumed knowledge

  • One of Biology, Chemistry or Mathematical Methods (Units 3&4, C)

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.


For the award of Bachelor of Dental Technology/Bachelor of Dental Prosthetics (BDentTech/BDentProsthet), you must successfully complete 320 credit points as specified in the course list.

Exit point

To be eligible to exit with the Bachelor of Dental Technology award, you must successfully complete 240 credit points as specified in the course list. To exit, you should apply for a program transfer.

Placement requirements

You must successfully complete:

  • a recognised first aid certificate with CPR (at your own expense) by the end of the first trimester in Year 1 - certificates that expire during the program must be renewed.

This degree may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words 'This award was achieved with Distinction' will be recorded on the testamur.

Designated courses for the purposes of exclusion

All laboratory practicum and clinical courses within the program are designated for the purposes of exclusion. The Dean and Head of School will carefully monitor any instances of exclusion. The designated courses are as follows:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 1101DOH Laboratory Practicum 1  20
Tri 1 2204DOH Laboratory Practicum 2  20
Tri 2 2205DOH Laboratory Practicum 3  30
Tri 1 3032DOH Laboratory Practicum 4  30
Tri 1 3055DOH_Y1 Comprehensive Prosthetics  40
Tri 2 3055DOH_Y2 Comprehensive Prosthetics  35

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. The Bachelor of Dental Prosthetics and the Bachelor of Dental Technology are accredited as an AQF Level 7 - Bachelor Degree.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for the Bachelor of Dental Technology and Bachelor of Dental Prosthetics describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.