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Dental Hygiene

DNH 120: Management of Emergencies

DNH 120 Studies the various medical emergencies and techniques for managing emergencies in the dental setting. Additional practical applications and simulations of emergencies maybe conducted to enhance basic knowledge from the one hour lecture component. Lecture 1-2 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43010 2 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Phillips,Rita A

DNH 141: Dental Hygiene I

DNH 141 Introduces clinical knowledge and skills for the performance of dental hygiene services; basic skill components, lab manikins. and client practice. Lecture 3 hours. Clinic 6 hours. Total 9 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43022 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Smith,Elaine G
43023 5 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Brown,Teresa Ramsey
43023 5 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Smith,Elaine G
43024 5 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 11L In Person Brown,Teresa Ramsey
43024 5 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 11L In Person Shuler,Amber D

DNH 150: Nutrition

DNH 150 Studies nutrition as it relates to dentistry and general health. Emphasizes the principles of nutrition as applied to the clinical practice of dental hygiene. Lecture 2 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43025 2 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci S

DNH 199: Review for Dental Hygiene

DNH 199: Supervised Study (1 - 5 Credits) Assigns problems for independent study incorporating previous instruction and supervised by the instructor. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
64159 4 M~W~F~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 12L In Person Thomas,Staci S

DNH 214: Practical Materials for Dental Hygiene

DNH 214 - Practical Materials for Dental Hygiene - Studies the current technologic advances, expanded functions, and clinical/laboratory materials used in dental hygiene practice. Provides laboratory experience for developing skills in the utilization and applications of these technologies and functions. Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43026 MTWRFSU 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 4:06 AM - 4:07 AM MAIN Virtual 1 95H Hybrid Thomas,Staci S
Blended/Hybrid - In Person & Online. On campus classes are required; dates will be provided in course syllabus. Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enroll in DNH 214, 10L or 11L to register for this class.
43027 2 ~T~~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0100 10L In Person Thomas,Staci S
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 214, 95H.
43028 2 ~~~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0100 11L In Person Thomas,Staci S
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 214, 95H.

DNH 226: Public Health Dental Hygiene I

DNH 226 Studies and compares concepts of delivery of health care, applying the public health delivery model. Utilizes epidemiologic methods, research and biostatistics as applied to oral health program planning, implementation, and evaluation. Incorporates and applies current health issues and trends. Lecture 2 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43029 2 ~T~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:30 AM - 9:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Phillips,Rita A

DNH 235: Management of Dental Pain and Anxiety in the Dental Office

DNH 235 - Management of Dental Pain and Anxiety in the Dental Office (2 credits) Provides a study of anxiety and pain management techniques used in dental care. Students will understand the necessary theory to appropriately treat, plan and successfully administer topical anesthesia, local anesthesia, and nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia. Includes the components of pain, pain control mechanisms, topical anesthesia, local anesthesia and nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia. Prerequisites: DNH 115, DNH 120 and DNH 216. Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43030 ~T~~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Phillips,Rita A
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enroll in DNH 235, 10L,11L, 12L or 13L to be automatically enrolled in this class..
43031 2 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 10L In Person Phillips,Rita A
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 235, 95H.
43032 2 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 11L In Person Phillips,Rita A
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 235, 95H.
43033 2 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 12L In Person Phillips,Rita A
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 235, 95H.
43034 2 M~W~~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 13L In Person Phillips,Rita A
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 235, 95H.

DNH 244: Dental Hygiene IV

DNH 244 Introduces advanced skills and the dental hygienist's role in dental specialties. Includes supervised clinical practice in the dental hygiene clinic and/or off-campus clinical rotations at various community facilities. Emphasizes treatment of clients demonstrating periodontal involvement, stressing application and correlation of knowledge and skills from previous semesters. Prerequisite DNH 143 or DNH 190. Lecture 1 hour. Clinic 12 hours. Total 13 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
43037 ~~~R~~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci S
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in DNH 244, 10L or 11L automatically registers student for DNH 244, 95H.
43038 5 M~W~F~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Brown,Teresa Ramsey
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 244, 95H.
43038 5 M~W~F~~ 08/24/2015 - 12/11/2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Childers,Tracy C
Enrollment limited to students admitted to the program. Enrolling in this lab automatically registers student for DNH 244, 95H.

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