DENT 51 Applied Dental Science I (4)
Lec-52.5, Lab-52.5
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ: ENGL 91 or ESL 150 or placement in ENGL 92 or 95 or ESL 160; BIO 9 or ANAT 14 or ANAT 25 or PHYS 1 or PHYS 12; and completion of or concurrent enrollment in: DENT 55A and DENT 62
Dental terminology, anatomy and physiology, mechanisms for transmitting disease and controlling/decreasing resistance to infection; oral embryology, histology, pathology, morphology. Preliminary oral examination; charting conditions - hard/soft tissues; taking/recording vital signs, cavity detector, etc. Sterilization/disinfection, infection control procedures and infectious disease process. Lab fee is required.
Offered Fall semesters