Course Catalog » Dental Sciences 116

Subject: Dental Sciences
Course Number: 116
Course Title: Oral Structure and Development
Units: 2
School: Dentistry
Department: Orofacial Sciences

Course Description: This course presents a comprehensive introduction to the development and structure of the major components of the oral cavity. Basic concepts of the gross structure, histology, ultrastructure and physiology of teeth, periodontium, and soft and hard tissue structures will be presented from a descriptive developmental perspective and from the underlying cell and molecular biological perspective. It is taught by a team of clinicians and scientists.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: first year dental students (D1)
Activities: Lecture

Instructor of Record: M. Ryder
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: 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? No
Repeat course for credit? No