This course is designed to build on pre-learned oral histology and introduce principles of oral pathology. This will include decision-making about the relevance of clinical signs and symptoms and underlying cellular changes with an emphasis on pathologies of the orofacial region. Students will problem solve Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) dysfunction and occlusal disorders as they apply the design, fabrication, modification and repair of oral prostheses.
Course code: DENT 1210
Length: 30.0 hours
PrerequisitesDENT 1100 Dental Technology Foundations
DENT 1110 Biosciences 1
DENT 1130 Professional Practice 1
DENT 1170 Dental Laboratory Patient Care 1
DENT 1180 Digital Technology 1
* 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.