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    Aug 19, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHYG 222 Dental Hygiene Practice VI

11 credits


This lecture and clinical course is a continuation of Dental Hygiene Practice V. The student demonstrates competence with various procedures.

Prerequisites: DHYG 212 , DHYG 213 , DHYG 214 , DHYG 215 , DHYG 219 .

Corequisites: DHYG 223 , DHYG 224 , DHYG 225 , DHYG 229 .

Quarters Offered: Winter

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

  • Discuss concepts and principles related to selected aspects of preparation, assessment, dental hygiene diagnosis, planning, implementation, evaluation, and practice management
  • Perform selected preparation, assessment, dental hygiene diagnosis, planning, implementation, evaluation and practice management procedures, with minimal guidance*, ensuring patient/client** comfort and safety
  • Apply the problem-solving process, with minimal guidance, to the practice of dental hygiene
  • Apply basic principles of teaching and learning, with minimal guidance, when providing dental hygiene care to clients
  • Apply basic principles of interpersonal communication, with minimal guidance, to the practice of dental hygiene
  • Apply basic research skills, with minimal guidance, to the practice of dental hygiene
  • Collaborate with the dental team, with minimal guidance, when providing dental hygiene care
  • Demonstrate responsibility and accountability for own actions, with minimal guidance
  • Apply basic knowledge, values and skills related to self-evaluation, with minimal guidance, to the practice of dental hygiene
  • Demonstrate professional behavior, with minimal guidance, when providing dental hygiene care
  • Integrate basic behavioral biological, dental sciences and professional courses with clinical knowledge, skills and values, with guidance, into the practice of dental hygiene

 

*          Minimal Guidance:  offering the least amount of supervision and/or consultation needed

**         Patients/Clients:  fellow students, patients/clients.