Catalog 2017-2018 
    
    Nov 18, 2018  
Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DENT 124 Study of the Human Body

4 credits
Students continue their study of the basic sciences including human anatomy/ physiology, head and neck anatomy, and histology/embryology. Histology/ embryology forms the basis for the future study of general, oral and periodontal pathologies.

Quarters Offered: Winter, Summer

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

  • Describe basic biochemistry and life
  • Describe the basic components of the cell and tissues of the body
  • Describe anatomical and physiological features of the head and neck region.
  • Describe the functions of the Skeletal System
  • Describe the functions of the Circulatory System
  • Describe the functions of the Nervous System
  • Describe basic dental histology and embryology
  • Describe tooth development
  • Describe the functions of the Endocrine System
  • Describe the functions of the Lymphatic System
  • Describe the functions of the Digestive System
  • Describe the functions of the Respiratory System
  • Describe the functions of the Urinary System
  • Describe the functions of the Reproductive System


Total Hours: 40 Lecture Hours: 40