This course enables students to apply theoretical knowledge, interprofessional theories, research and evidence to support dental hygiene judgments and services, and continue to develop psychomotor skills while providing clinical dental hygiene services to clients and practicing within an oral health care team. The focus is on the integration of evidence-based decision-making into dental hygiene practice, which includes the recognition of client values and the influence of social determinants on oral and general health.
Course code: DHYG 2404
Length: 225 hours
PrerequisitesTerm 3 courses
CorequisitesDHYG 2402 and DHYG 2403
* 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.