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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Dental Radiology I

2. Course Prefix & Number:
DENT 1118

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

This course is designed to enable the student to possess the knowledge to allow them to identify landmarks and mount various series of radiographs. It provides the student with the knowledge in the properties of x-rays, the generation of x-rays, basic ionizing radiation information, machine components and identification of the paralleling technique. Darkroom technique and radiology infection control protocol will also be identified.

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

DENT 1118 - Dental Radiology I

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

DENT 1118 - Dental Radiology I

All Credit(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
DENT 1106Dental Orientation & Anatomy
DENT 1116Dental Clinic I