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Dental Assisting

DNA 135: Dental Radiation Safety

DNA 135 Dental Radiation Safety ( 2 CR) - Studies techniques and devices used for protection from ionizing radiation. Teaches biological effects, cell sensitivity and genetic effects of ionizing radiation. Includes practice of bisection and parallel techniques on manikins. Prepares employed dental staff to meet the Virginia Board of Dentistry's regulations for certification in dental radiation safety hygiene. Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
50996
2 ~T~R~~~ 03/06/2017 - 04/27/2017 5:00 PM - 8:15 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Davis,Kara Faye

Dental Hygiene

DNH 130: Oral Radiographic Techniques

DNH 130 Studies radiation physics, biology, safety, and exposure techniques for intra- and extra-oral radiographic surveys. Laboratory provides practice in exposure, processing methods, mounting, and interpretation of normal findings. Lecture 1-2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 4-5 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
51007
M~W~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 8:30 AM - 9:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Phillips,Rita A
51008
3 ~T~~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0115 10L In Person Phillips,Rita A
51009
3 ~T~~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0115 11L In Person Phillips,Rita A
51010
3 ~~~R~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0115 12L In Person Phillips,Rita A
51012
3 ~~~R~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0115 13L In Person Phillips,Rita A

DNH 142: Dental Hygiene II

DNH 142 Exposes students to instrument sharpening, time management, and client education techniques and methods. Provides supervised clinical practice in the dental hygiene clinic with emphasis on developing client treatment and instrument skills. Prerequisite DNH 141. Lecture 1-2 hours. Clinical 9-12 hours. Total 11-13 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
51015
M~W~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci S
51017
5 ~T~R~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Shuler,Amber D
51017
5 ~T~R~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Thomas,Staci S
51020
5 ~T~R~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 11L In Person Shuler,Amber D
51020
5 ~T~R~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 11L In Person Thomas,Staci S

DNH 145: General and Oral Pathology

DNH 145 Introduces general pathology with consideration of the common diseases affecting the human body. Particular emphasis is given to the study of pathological conditions of the mouth, teeth and their supporting structures. Prerequisite: DNH 113, 114 or 115. Lecture 2 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
51024
2 M~W~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Smith,Elaine G

DNH 146: Periodontics For The Dental Hygienist

DNH 146 Introduces the theoretical and practical study of various concepts and methods used in describing, preventing, and controlling periodontal disease. Presents etiology, microbiology, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of diseases. Lecture 2 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
51027
2 M~W~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Thomas,Staci S

DNH 227: Public Health Dental Hygiene II

DNH 227 Applies concepts of public health program planning through student directed community projects with an emphasis on preventative oral health education. Includes development of table clinics, bulletin boards, and volunteer service in the community. Prerequisite: DNH 226. Laboratory 3 hours per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
51037
1 MTWRFSU 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 4:22 AM - 4:23 AM MAIN Virtual 1 95H Hybrid Phillips,Rita A
51037
1 ~T~~~~~ 01/10/2017 - 01/10/2017 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 95H Hybrid Phillips,Rita A
51037
1 ~T~~~~~ 01/17/2017 - 01/17/2017 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 95H Hybrid Phillips,Rita A
51037
1 ~T~~~~~ 03/28/2017 - 03/28/2017 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 95H Hybrid Phillips,Rita A

DNH 230: Office Practice and Ethics

DNH 230 Studies the principles of dental ethics and economics as they relate to the dental hygienist. The course also includes a study of jurisprudence and office procedures. Lecture 1 hour per week.
Class Number Credits Days Dates Time Location Building Room Class Section Instruction Mode Instructor
51059
1 MTWRFSU 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 4:24 AM - 4:25 AM VIRTUAL Virtual 1 95 Online Phillips,Rita A

DNH 245: Dental Hygiene V

DNH 245 Exposes student to current advances in dentistry. Includes supervised clinical practice in the dental hygiene clinic and/or off-campus clinical rotations at various community facilities. Emphasis is placed on synthesis of knowledge from previous semesters, treatment of clients with moderate to advanced periodontal involvement and improving clinical speed while maintaining quality in preparation for practice. Prerequisite: DNH 244. 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
51063
~T~~~~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM MAIN Galax Hall 0102 1 In Person Smith,Elaine G
51065
5 M~W~F~~ 01/09/2017 - 05/08/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM MAIN Galax Hall 0128 10L In Person Brown,Teresa Ramsey

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