May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Catalog Archived

DAT 164 - Clinical Procedure II


Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 12 Clinical Hours: 0 Credits: 4

Description: This course introduces the instruments and chairside procedures of the dental specialties.

Prerequisite(s): Take AHS 113 , DAT 113 , DAT 115 , DAT 118 , DAT 121  and DAT 154 .
Corequisite(s): Take DAT 122 , DAT 123 , DAT 124  and DAT 127  
Course Topics:
  • Chairside Assisting
  • Dental Laboratory Procedures
  • Sterilization Equipment
  • Polishing Restorations and Supragingival Tooth Structure
  • Coronal Polishing and Fluoride
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dental Assisting National Board Certification Exam

Textbooks:
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • One-inch three ring notebook
  • Safety glasses
  • Clinical uniform
  • Disposable lab jacket

Grading System:
An overall grade of B or higher is required for transferability.

A =  90 - 100
B =   80 - 89
C =   70 - 79
D =   60 - 69
F =     0 - 59


Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Develop skills in chairside assisting and maintaining the operatory.
  2. Develop skills in selected dental laboratory procedures.
  3. Demonstrate proper sterilization techniques and maintenance of sterilization equipment.
  4. Develop skills in polishing restorations and supragingival tooth structure.
  5. Describe the purpose for coronal polishing perform and discuss fluoride.
  6. Describe the purpose of dental sealants.
  7. Prepare to take the Dental Assisting National Board Certification Exam.

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2023-2024