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Dental Hygiene

Biological and Health Sciences (650) 949-7538
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25 Courses/Sections found for Winter 2017     (Each listing represents a different section.)
Legend: • Online Course % Honors Course √ Off Campus Course   Evening Course
M=Monday  T=Tuesday  W=Wednesday  Th=Thursday  F=Friday  S=Saturday  U=Sunday

Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

D H 58BCOMMUNITY DENTAL HEALTH II2 Units
Continuation of D H 58A. Emphasis on the steps to developing community dental health programs, including health promotion programs. Local, state, and federal departments of public health services, types of fluoridation, and school-based dental health programs and screenings. Evidence-based decision making will be applied to the dental public health setting. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Associate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in D H 63D.
Formerly: D H 63D
31773 D H -058B-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTCHAN, PATTI5302
  Laboratory 01:00 PM-01:50 PMFCHAN, PATTICLINIC

D H 60DDENTAL RADIOGRAPHY IV1 Unit
Radiology course intended for second year students enrolled in the dental hygiene program. Emphasis on the understanding of radiographic interpretation of periodontal and dental diseases. Continued application of digital radiography with use of sensors and scanners. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Associate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
1 hour lecture. (12 hours total per quarter.)
Prerequisite: D H 60C.
31033 D H -060D-01 Lecture09:00 AM-09:50 AMTYAMAMOTO, JUDY5304

D H 62CCLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE III8.5 Units
Continuation of clinical dental hygiene practice providing comprehensive dental hygiene care in a clinic setting on patients. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Associate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
1 hour lecture, 23 hours clinic. (288 hours total per quarter.)
30371√ D H -062C-01 LaboratoryTBAFBETTENCOURT, EVELYNCLINIC
  Lecture 08:00 AM-08:50 AMWCHAN, PATTI5301
  Laboratory TBAMTWThSTAFF, M5312
D H -062C-01: Class meets M-Th. See lecture instructor for clinical class times.

D H 67NITROUS OXIDE/OXYGEN ANALGESIA1 Unit
The study of nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia used in the dental practice. Emphasis will be placed on understanding the mechanism of sedation, risks and benefits associated with nitrous oxide sedation, how to administer and properly document the use of nitrous oxide. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Associate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
1 hour lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (24 hours total per quarter.)
31034 D H -067.-01 Laboratory02:30 PM-03:20 PMWCHAN, PATTI5302
  Lecture 01:30 PM-02:20 PMWWALKER, MARISA5302

D H 70RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN DENTAL HYGIENE1 Unit
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Dental Hygiene beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
3 hours laboratory per week. (36 hours total per quarter.)
31488 D H -070R-01 LectureTBATBASPRAGGE, PHYLLISTBA
D H -070R-01: To enroll, students MUST complete an Independent Contract with the instructor the first week of the quarter. Please contact the director, Phyllis Spragge, spraggephyllis@fhda.edu (650) 949-7467 for more information.

D H 72RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN DENTAL HYGIENE3 Units
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Dental Hygiene beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
9 hours laboratory per week. (108 hours total per quarter.)
31495 D H -072R-01 LectureTBATBASPRAGGE, PHYLLISTBA
D H -070R-01: To enroll, students MUST complete an Independent Contract with the instructor the first week of the quarter. Please contact the director, Phyllis Spragge, spraggephyllis@fhda.edu (650) 949-7467 for more information.

D H 73RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN DENTAL HYGIENE4 Units
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Dental Hygiene beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
12 hours laboratory per week. (144 hours total per quarter.)
31496 D H -073R-01 LectureTBATBASPRAGGE, PHYLLISTBA
D H -070R-01: To enroll, students MUST complete an Independent Contract with the instructor the first week of the quarter. Please contact the director, Phyllis Spragge, spraggephyllis@fhda.edu (650) 949-7467 for more information.

D H 75BCLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE THEORY II2 Units
Discussion and demonstration of supplemental dental hygiene functions, advanced instrumentation techniques, advanced local anesthesia techniques, dentinal desensitization, air polishing, implants in dentistry, orthodontic therapy and new technologies in dental hygiene. Supportive course to reinforce and amplify the knowledge and skills needed to perform dental hygiene procedures in the clinical setting for D H 62C. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Associate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (48 hours total per quarter.)
30057 D H -075B-01 Laboratory02:30 PM-05:20 PMMCHAN, PATTI5301
  Lecture 01:30 PM-02:20 PMMCHAN, PATTI5301

D H 200LINTRODUCTION TO DENTAL HYGIENE1 Unit
Introduction to the profession of dental hygiene. Emphasis on dental terminology, communication skills, licensure requirements and clinical and lab techniques related to dental hygiene clinical practice. Discussion of the requirements for the dental hygiene program. Intended for students in the dental hygiene program.
1 hour lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (24 hours total per quarter.)
30058• D H -200L-52Y LectureTBATBALEICHT, JENNIFERONLINE
  Laboratory 09:00 AM-02:50 PMSULEICHT, JENNIFER5302
D H -200L-52Y: Offered via Internet with mandatory on-campus lab Sat 3/115/16, 9am-3pm & Sun 3/12/16, 9am-1pm, with 1/2 hour lunch break each day. Room 5302. After registering, on the first day of the quarter you must login to our online class via etudes portal. LATE ADD - on the first day of classes, please email the instructor at leichtjennifer@foothill.edu.

D H 300BORAL BIOLOGY II3 Units
The embryologic development of the structures and tissues of the head, neck, teeth and oral cavity; histology of the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. Anatomy of the tooth crown, root and pulp; development and structural defects involving the oral cavity and the teeth. The normal periodontal tissues, oral mucous membranes, and salivary glands. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
3 hours lecture. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in D H 52B.
Formerly: D H 52B
31485 D H -300B-01 Lecture01:30 PM-04:20 PMMMIYASAKI, CARA6708

D H 305BDENTAL RADIOGRAPHY II1 Unit
The second in a series of dental radiology courses. Introduction to the radiology laboratory. Emphasis on dental x-ray techniques, film development and mounting, digital radiography and scanning. Radiation safety protection is practiced for all laboratory procedures. All films will be viewed for self-critique and instructor evaluation. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
3 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in D H 60B.
Formerly: D H 60B
31486 D H -305B-01 Laboratory01:00 PM-03:50 PMFYAMAMOTO, JUDY5304

D H 308CLINICAL TECHNIQUE6 Units
Continuation of dental hygiene clinical practice and instrumentation techniques including: instrumentation for scaling and root debridment and instrument sharpening. Adjunctive dental hygiene procedures taught include: fluorides, selective coronal polishing. Clinical activities utilize typodonts and student partners. The course requires evaluation of clinical performance through demonstration. Evaluation of best practices through evidence based research. Supportive labs and observation to reinforce and amplify the knowledge and skills needed to perform dental hygiene procedures in the clinical setting for D H 308. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
3 hours lecture, 9 hours laboratory. (144 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in D H 61A.
Formerly: D H 61A
31487 D H -308.-01 Laboratory01:30 PM-04:20 PMThBETTENCOURT, EVELYN5312
  Laboratory 09:00 AM-11:50 AMFBRENNAN, CHRISTIAN5312
  Laboratory 09:00 AM-11:50 AMTSPRAGGE, PHYLLIS5312
  Lecture 09:00 AM-11:50 AMThSPRAGGE, PHYLLIS5113

D H 310DENTAL MATERIALS3 Units
Properties of dental materials, characteristics and manipulation of dental materials and the equipment used in the manipulation of these materials with an emphasis on dental hygiene care. Course also covers caries risk assessment, hazardous waste management, MSDS and regulations related to dental materials. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in D H 72.
Formerly: D H 72
31490 D H -310.-01 Laboratory02:30 PM-05:20 PMWMIYASAKI, CARA5301
  Lecture 12:30 PM-02:20 PMWMIYASAKI, CARA5301

D H 312EMERGENCY PROCEDURES2 Units
This course is a study of common medical emergencies that may occur during delivery of dental care. Emphasis is placed on methods to prevent emergencies from occurring and procedures to manage emergency situations. Ethical and legal aspects in assisting during emergencies are also discussed. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
2 hours lecture. (24 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in D H 71.
Formerly: D H 71
31492 D H -312.-01 Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMWMIYASAKI, CARA5502

D H 314DENTAL HEALTH EDUCATION2 Units
Health communication and learning theories applied to patient education. Topics include: communication theory, health literacy, working with interpreters, development of client/clinician relationships, patient motivation with particular attention to psychological, social, and economic, cultural & life stage factors. Emphasis on prevention of dental diseases through effective patient education, such as: mechanical plaque removal techniques, antimicrobial therapies, nutritional counseling for dental hygiene, and smoking cessation counseling. Preventive dental products will be reviewed and analyzed using current evidence based literature. Intended for students in the Dental Hygiene Baccalaureate Degree Program; enrollment is limited to students accepted in the program.
2 hours lecture. (24 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: PSYC 1; not open to students with credit in D H 73.
Formerly: D H 73
31494 D H -314.-01 Lecture01:30 PM-03:20 PMTSOHN, HYUN5113

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