Focuses on related biomedical sciences that are the foundation of the dental assistant curriculum. Includes basic oral embryology and histology and tooth morphology. Concepts of oral pathology and oral inspection are introduced. Includes the disease process of HIV-AIDS and how it relates to dentistry.
Prerequisite: DEN 100 and 105 or concurrent enrollment.
Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)
Distribution Requirement(s) Status:
Required for certificate
Equivalencies At Other Institutions
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
General Education Learning Values & Outcomes
Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.
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