This course provides learners the opportunity to further develop knowledge and skills in providing dental hygiene care for clients while working as members of oral health and inter-professional teams. The provision of clinical dental hygiene services for clients with diverse needs, while recognizing client values and the influence of social determinants of health, enable learners to progress from novice to competent clinicians by the end of this course.
This course is part of the full time Dental Hygiene Diploma program.
Course code: DHYG 3324
Length: 195 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.