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Dental Hygiene Ontario College Diploma

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  • Objectives
    This program offers academic studies, clinical practice and field placement to prepare students to practice dependently, interdependently and collaboratively with health care professionals in a variety of practice settings. Academic studies emphasize a systematic approach using the most current standards of practice and ethical principles.The process of dental hygiene care includes client assessment, individual planning of services and provision of services currently within the scope of dental hygiene practice and evaluation.
  • Practical experience
    Dental Hygiene students demonstrate their learning and performance achievements on mannequins and later on clients in the college dental clinic. A variety of community field placements also provide an opportunity for students to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and attitudes that are necessary and significant to be effective care providers.
  • Academic Title
    Dental Hygiene Ontario College Diploma
  • Course description
    Semester 1     

       1. BIOLOGY
       2. CLINIC PRACTICE I
       3. CLINIC THEORY I
       4. DENTAL ANATOMY
       5. HISTOLOGY & EMBRYOLOGY
       6. MICROBIOLOGY & INFECTION CONTROL
       7. RADIOGRAPHY THEORY I

    Semester 2     

       1. CLINIC PRACTICE II
       2. CLINIC THEORY II
       3. EMERGENCIES
       4. FIELD PLACEMENT
       5. HEAD AND NECK ANATOMY
       6. ORAL PATHOLOGY I
       7. PERIODONTICS
       8. PREVENTIVE DENTAL HYGIENE
       9. RADIOGRAPHY PRACTICE
      10. RADIOGRAPHY THEORY II
      11. INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS - DH

    Semester 3     

       1. CLINIC PRACTICE III
       2. CLINIC THEORY III
       3. COMMUNITY DENTAL HEALTH I
       4. INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
       5. PHARMACOLOGY
       6. PERIODONTICS II
       7. DENTAL MATERIALS

    Semester 4     


       1. CLINIC PRACTICE IV
       2. CLINIC THEORY IV
       3. PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE ISSUES
       4. GERONTOLOGY & SPECIAL NEEDS
       5. ORTHODONTICS
       6. NUTRITIONAL ISSUES & ANALYSIS
       7. COMMUNITY DENTAL HEALTH II

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