Dental Hygiene (DH)

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DH F111      Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Histology
2 Credits

Offered As Demand Warrants

Introduction to embryology and histology of the periodontal tissues. Includes discussion of dental accretions and cariology.

Prerequisites: Admission to the dental hygiene program or permission of department.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 2 + 0 + 0

DH F112      Techniques I for Dental Hygienists
7 Credits

Offered As Demand Warrants

A pre-clinical course introducing the basic dental hygiene procedures including data gathering, patient education and basic instrumentation. Emphasis is placed on skill development in basic instrumentation and infection control.

Prerequisites: Admission to the dental hygiene program.

Lecture + Lab + Other: 3 + 8 + 0