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DEN 110: Basic Clinical Dental Assisting

This course is an introduction to dental assisting. It provides an overview of the history of dentistry, professional organizations, ethics, and the role of the dental health team. Students are introduced to the treatment room, equipment, and basic procedures. The application of OSHA and CDC guidelines used in four-handed dentistry are emphasized.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Admission to Dental Assisting program; DEN 102 minimum grade "C", may enroll concurrently

Credits
4
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
45
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
90

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