Name of qualification Name of qualification: Diplomirani laboratorijski zobni protetik (vs)/diplomirana laboratorijska zobna protetičarka (vs)Add to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Bachelor of Applied Science Dental prosthetist
Type of qualification Type of qualification: Professional bachelor's degree
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Educational Qualification
Type of education Type of education: Professional bachelor's education
Duration Duration of education:
3 years
Credits Credits: 180 credits
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Matura or
  • vocational matura, or
  • final examination (prior to 1 June 1995) for any four-year secondary school programme, and
  • practical part of the entrance examination in manual skills.
ISCED field Field:
Health and welfare
ISCED subfield subfield: medical diagnostic and treatment technology
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 7
EQF Level: EQF 6
EOVK Level: First level

Learning outcomes:

The student will be able to:

  • integrate theoretical knowledge from various fields with practical experience in work with patients,
  • demonstrate mastery of theoretical and practical knowledge for the autonomous performance of work and work in an interdisciplinary team in the planning and execution of appropriate dental restoration, and an ability to assess and satisfy patient's needs while observing the principles of professional ethics,
  • communicate and develop communication skills, including communication in the international environment,
  • analyse professional problems and synthesise appropriate solutions; participate in an interdisciplinary team,
  • assess the quality of own technological work and select the best procedures and solutions for the patient's good,
  • conduct and organise own work and organise the working process in a dental laboratory,
  • participate in research in own professional field,
  • undertake independent study in own professional field, demonstrate well-developed learning skills, demonstrate a positive attitude and sense of responsibility with regard to own learning, acquire and apply information from various sources; show awareness of the importance of lifelong learning.

Assesment and completion:

Examination performance is scored as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, the candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).


In order to enrol in a higher year the student must have completed the previous year with proof of attendance in all subjects, completed all laboratory exercises and practical training and obtained the following number of credits for an individual year for enrolment in an individual year: for enrolment in the second year at least 50 ECTS credits from the first year; for enrolment in the third year 60 ECTS credits from the first year and at least 50 ECTS credits from the second year. 

Diplomirani laboratorijski zobni protetik (vs)/diplomirana laboratorijska zobna protetičarka (vs)



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SQF 8 / EQF 7


Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

Conditions for obtaining a public document:

To complete their studies, students must meet all requirements for all subjects in which they have enrolled, and complete a diploma thesis.

Awarding body:

University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Health Sciences


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