Course Catalog » Scientific Methods 117

Subject: Scientific Methods
Course Number: 117
Course Title: Foundations of Scientific Inquiry
School: Dentistry
Department: Preventive And Restorative Dental Sciences

Course Description: To deliver the highest quality, cutting-edge care to patients and populations, dentists as oral health care leaders must be able to assess patient and population health status and treatment needs, and evaluate new devices, drugs, and techniques to make evidence-based clinical decisions. This course provides an overview of the basic concepts of the scientific method, clinical and translational research methods and design, and evidence-based dentistry.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: ID3 and D1 students
Activities: Lecture, Seminar, Project, Web-based course work

Instructor of Record: S. Gansky
Additional Instructor(s): S. Hyde
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No