Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHYG 325 Histology and Embryology

2 credits
In this course students broaden their focus of the health-disease continuum through the study of histology and embryology. Students study human development from conception to birth, with emphasis on structures of the head and neck.

Prerequisites: DHYG 248 , DHYG 252 , DHYG 253 , DHYG 254 , and DHYG 256  

Corequisites: DHYG 321 , DHYG 322 , DHYG 323 , DHYG 324 , DHYG 326 , and DHYG 329  

Quarters Offered: Winter

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

  • Explain the stages in prenatal development of the face, neck, and orofacial structures
  • Explain the processes of tooth development and eruption
  • Describe the components of the cell and tissues
  • Identify components of the oral mucosa and gingival and dentogingival tissues
  • Describe the stages in the development of enamel, dentin, pulp, and the periodontium

Total Hours: 20 Lecture Hours: 20