Apr 03, 2020  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DEHY 120 - Dental Hygiene Clinic 1

3 CR
This course is a combination of dental hygiene theory and clinical practice. During theory class, emphasis is placed on disease prevention and health promotion strategies. The course project includes designing a behavior modification plan, implementation of that plan and a written research component. Studies include cardiology, the use of antimicrobials and chemotherapeutic agents, as well as tobacco cessation programs. In the clinical aspect of the course, the student gains experience in the implementation of preventative and educational techniques through requirements in treating adult and child patients. Lab Fee

Requisites: Take DEHY 110 , DEHY 112 , and DEHY 114  with at least a grade of C.

Additional Information: Formal admission to the Dental Hygiene Program and CPR certification required.