Course Catalog » Oral & Craniofacial Sciences 204

Subject: Oral & Craniofacial Sciences
Course Number: 204
Course Title: Biology of Craniofacial Development and Tooth Movement
School: Graduate Division
Department: Oral And Craniofacial Sciences Program

Course Description: This lecture series occurs once per week (1-hr) for first year dental residents and MS students. Orthodontic tooth movement is a complex process defined by the supporting craniofacial structures including the periodontium (i.e., enamel, dentin, cementum, bone, and periodontal ligament). This course will focus on the basic biological concepts and mechanisms related to craniofacial development and orthodontic tooth movement (OTM). This course will also provide evidence for and against the
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: None
Activities: Lecture, Field Work

Instructor of Record: A. Jheon
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: Yes
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