DA 115 : Dental Science

Transcript title

Dental Science

Credits

5

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

50

Lecture hours

50

Prerequisites

CIS 010; CIS 120 or Computer Competency Test; HHP 252; MTH 095 or higher; Choose one of the following Psychology Courses: PSY 101, PSY 201, PSY 215 or PSY 216; COMM 218, and WR 121.

Corequisites

DA 110, DA 125, DA 134, DA 145.

Description

Explores the following areas of study: basic anatomy and physiology, head and neck anatomy, dental embryology, oral histology, anatomy of the face and oral cavity and tooth morphology.

Learning outcomes

1. Apply dental nomenclature accurately both orally and in writing.
2. Interpret the differences between primary, mixed and adult dentition.
3. Explain the development, form and function of selected structures of the oral cavity.
4. Identify and illustrate key anatomical components of the head and neck.
5. Identify basic elements of body systems and functions most relevant to the dental field

Outside of
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