Stomatology Experiment Teaching of West China College originates from 1917, the same time as the earliest stomatology education. Stomatology Basic Experiment Teaching Center was approved to be the National Level Experiment Teaching Demonstration Center in 2007.
The Center covers a laboratory area of 2200 square meters and can allow 300 students to take laboratory course at the same time. There are 886 sets of equipment, total value of which reaches to more than 10,000, 000 RMB. The Center has 23 full-time staff, including 9 with senior title, 8 with assistant title, and 7 professional technicians. Besides, 15 teachers with master or doctor degree or assistant title or above are appointed as tutor for practice supervision.
The Center has made a great deal of achievements since 2007 based on advanced hardware facilities, qualified teachers and top-ranking disciplines. The Center received twice Honorary Title of Advanced Collective of National University Laboratory from State Education Commission, and 5 consecutive national level awards for teaching achievements, as well as teaching achievement award of Sichuan province and Sichuan University. And it is the first one of “523 Laboratory Project”. The following laboratory courses established by the Center set a very good example in our country: “Role-Change” teaching method, “Situational English” teaching method and “……Basic Training”, etc.
The Center has published more than 20 teaching papers and 52 experiment handouts and reference books such as《Clinical Stomatology Experimental Textbook》. The following courses have been selected as national level classic courses: Oral Medicine, Prosthodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics (including experimental teaching). The Center is trying to Experiment courses offered by the Center:
Dental Anatomy Experiment
Oral and Maxillofacial Anatomy
Oral Physiology Experiment
Oral Histology and Pathology Experiment
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiodiagnostics Experiment
Oral Biochemistry Experiment
Dental Biomechanics Experiment
Oral Molecular Biology Experiment
Dental Materials Experiment
Oral Clinical Technique Experiment