Course Catalog » Scientific Methods 218

Subject: Scientific Methods
Course Number: 218
Course Title: Professional and Community Oral Health Issues
Units: 1
School: Graduate Division
Department: Dental Hygiene Program

Course Description: This course will introduce the subjects of dental public health, oral health surveillance, oral health disparities, oral health literacy, dental care utilization, and preventive dentistry in a personal and practical manner. Students will assess their own dental caries experience and associated risk factors and provide an analysis of their dental caries experience and compare their findings to the combined dental caries experience of the entire class as a model to represent a community group
Prerequisites: DENT HYG 200A, DENT HYG 202A, DEN PUB HL 210, DENT HYG 200B, DENT HYG 204, DENT HYG 206, OR CRA FAC 283
Restrictions: None
Activities: Lecture

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
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