This course provides students with an opportunity to explore professional practice issues in depth and help define the leadership role that dental hygiene practitioners can take to facilitate positive change and innovation within in diverse practice settings and organizations. This course focuses on developing leadership, self-management and self-regulation abilities within the parameters of relevant legislation, codes of ethics and practice standards for the purposes of promoting the profession while protecting and improving public health and wellness.
Course code: DHYG 4705
Length: 45 hours
PrerequisitesTerm 6 courses
CorequisitesDHYG 4706, DHYG 4707 and DHYG 4708
* 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.