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Dental Hygiene

DNH 111: Oral Anatomy

DNH 111 Studies the morphology and function of the oral structures with emphasis on the primary and permanent dentition, eruption sequence, occlusion, and intra-arch relationships. Lecture 2 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
45813
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 111 class section 1
2 M~W~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 10:20 AM - 11:10 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Phillips,Rita A

DNH 115: Histology /Head and Neck Anatomy

DNH 115 Presents a study of the microscopic and macroscopic anatomy and physiology of the head, neck, and oral tissues. Includes embryologic development and histologic components of the head, neck, teeth, and periodontium. Lecture 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
45817
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 115 class section 1
3 M~W~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 12:10 PM - 1:25 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci Stafford

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
45814
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 120 class section 1
2 M~W~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 11:15 AM - 12:05 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
45807
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 141 class section 1
M~W~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Smith,Elaine G
45809
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 141 class section 10L
5 ~T~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Shuler,Amber D
45809
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 141 class section 10L
5 ~T~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Smith,Elaine G
45810
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 141 class section 11L
5 ~T~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 11L In Person Shuler,Amber D
45810
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 141 class section 11L
5 ~T~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 11L In Person Smith,Elaine G

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
45827
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 150 class section 1
2 ~T~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 10:05 AM - 10:55 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci Stafford

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
45834
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 214 class section 95
MTWRFSU 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 4:19 AM - 4:20 AM VIRTUAL Virtual 1 95 Online Thomas,Staci Stafford
45835
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 214 class section 10L
2 ~T~~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0100 10L In Person Thomas,Staci Stafford
45836
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 214 class section 11L
2 ~~~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0100 11L In Person Thomas,Staci Stafford

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
45825
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 226 class section 1
2 ~T~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 9:10 AM - 10:00 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
45828
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 235 class section 1
~~~R~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:15 AM - 9:05 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0203 1 In Person Phillips,Rita A
45830
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 235 class section 10L
2 M~~~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:15 AM - 10:15 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 10L In Person Phillips,Rita A
45831
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 235 class section 11L
2 M~~~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 11L In Person Phillips,Rita A
45832
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 235 class section 12L
2 ~~W~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:15 AM - 10:15 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 12L In Person Phillips,Rita A
45833
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 235 class section 13L
2 ~~W~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0118 13L In Person Phillips,Rita A

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
45820
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 244 class section 1
~T~~~~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:15 AM - 9:05 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci Stafford
45822
Class Textbook and Course Materials for DNH 244 class section 10L
5 M~W~F~~ 08/21/2017 - 12/18/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Brown,Teresa Ramsey

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