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Active as of Fall Semester 2012



I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Preventive Dentistry

2. Course Prefix & Number:
DENT 1120

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

This course is designed to provide the student with the knowledge to instruct a patient in oral hygiene methods and oral hygiene aids. The course will deferentiate intrinsic and extrinsic stains of the teeth. The use of fluoride therapies will be explained and idenitfied. The signs and symptoms of periodontal disease will be explained. The course will cover basic nutrition and its relationship to dental health.

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

DENT 1120 - Preventive Dentistry

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

DENT 1120 - Preventive Dentistry


All Credit(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
DENT 1106Dental Orientation & Anatomy