This course is designed to provide learners with theoretical knowledge required for novice clinical dental hygiene practice. Emphasis will be placed on infection prevention, client assessment, instrumentation skills, preventive dentistry and radiology. Instructional strategies such as laboratory and clinical work are utilized to support learning.
This course is part of the full time Dental Hygiene Diploma program.
Course code: DHYG 2114
Length: 141.0 hours
PrerequisitesAcceptance into the program.
CorequisitesTerm 1 courses in Dental Hygiene Program
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.