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Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHYG 118 Periodontology I

2 credits
This course studies the function of the healthy, normal end of the health/ disease continuum of the periodontal structures.

Prerequisites: Admission to the Dental Hygiene program.

Quarters Offered: Fall

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Explain basic concepts and principles of periodontal pathology
  • Discuss specific microorganisms related to the development of periodontal pathologies
  • Discuss the Gingiva
  • Discuss the Periodontal Ligament
  • Discuss Alveolar Bone