Issues in Professional Dental Hygiene

DEN301

Current issues and controversies in dental hygiene and their impact on professional practice are examined. Advances in dental hygiene are explored for possible incorporation into the dental hygienist's philosophy and practice. Roles and responsibilities of dental hygienists are clarified. Emphasis on oral and written communication skills. A student may schedule this course only after acceptance into the baccalaureate curriculum. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) (Writing Enriched)