This lecture/seminar course builds on the students' existing knowledge of human anatomy and physiology, focussing on body systems, head and neck anatomy, dental morphology and tooth development and the inspection and assessment of oral structures. Additionally, the importance of health history information and medical conditions requiring modifications in dentistry as well as interviewing and questioning skills appropriate for obtaining health history information are explored.
Course code: DENT 1502
Length: 40.0 hours
PrerequisitesMeet Certified Dental Assisting program admission requirements.
CorequisitesAll Term 1 courses DENT 1501, DENT 1503, DENT 1504, DENT 1505.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.