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2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DEH 2702 - Community and Public Health Dentistry


Credit Hours: 2.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None


Community and Public Health Dentistry provides the dental hygiene student with information and skills in oral hygiene education, understanding the educational process and its application to individual and group oral hygiene instruction, statistics and community dental health. This course provides the student with information and skills for interpreting scientific research, and literature and educational and service program planning, implementation and evaluation. Additionally, information is provided about principles of epidemiology; needs, demands and utilization concepts; and the financing of dental care. Project design and implementation will be included in a laboratory course.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)