This course will enable the learner to further develop knowledge, skills and attitudes for the provision of dental hygiene care. An exploration of areas of professional responsibility, the integration of critical thinking and advanced periodontal strategies, and
concepts of evaluation will prepare the learner for the provision of care and advocacy for clients with complex needs and individuals from vulnerable populations throughout the lifespan.
This course is part of the full time Dental Hygiene Diploma program.
Course code: DHYG 3314
Length: 134 hours
PrerequisitesTerm 2 Courses in Dental Hygiene Program or Term 5 Courses in Dental Hygiene Access for Certified Dental Assistants Program
CorequisitesTerm 3 courses in Dental Hygiene Program
* 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.