AS - Dental Hygiene

Broward College
United States
Qualification
Associate Degree
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Duration
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Intakes
January August
Tuition fee (local)
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Tuition fee (foreign)
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Curriculum

General Education Credit Hours

  • Composition I
  • Introduction to Public Speaking or
  • Introduction to Speech Communications
  • General Psychology
  • Principles of SociologyAnatomy and Physiology I
  • Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
  • General Education Mathematics
  • General Education Humanities

 Core Requirements

Essentials of Nutrition

  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Microbiology 3
  • Microbiology Lab 1
  • Chemistry for Health Sciences
  • Electives* 11
  • Advanced Dental Technology Lab
  • Clinical Dental Hygiene Procedures
  • Clinical Dental Hygiene Procedures Lab
  • General and Oral Pathology
  • Dental Hygiene I
  • Dental Hygiene I Clinic
  • Dental Pharmacology
  • Dental Hygiene II
  • Dental Hygiene II Clinic
  • Pain Control and Dental Anesthesia
  • Oral Histology and Embryology
  • Periodontology
  • Periodontology Laboratory
  • Community Dental Health
  • Community Dental Health Lab
  • Dental Hygiene III Clinic
  • Dental Hygiene IV
  • Dental Hygiene IV Clinic

Mandatory Course Sequencing (for the programmatic courses – students will have to work with an academic advisor to determine the sequencing of the general education and core requirement courses)

Year I Term I (Fall)

Session I (16 Weeks)

  • Advanced Dental Technology Lab 1

Session II (8 Weeks)

  • Clinical Dental Hygiene Procedures
  • Clinical Dental Hygiene Procedures Lab
  • General and Oral Pathology

Session IV (8 Weeks)

  • Dental Hygiene I
  • Dental Hygiene I Clinic
  • Dental Pharmacology

Year I Term II (Spring)

Session I (16 Weeks)

  • Dental Hygiene II
  • Dental Hygiene II Clinic
  • Pain Control and Dental Anesthesia
  • Oral Histology and Embryology
  • Periodontology
  • Periodontology Laboratory
  • Community Dental Health

Year I Term III (Summer)

Session I (12 Weeks)

  • Community Dental Health Lab 1

Session II (6Weeks)

  • Dental Hygiene III Clinic 

Session III (6 Weeks)

  • Dental Hygiene IV 2
  • Dental Hygiene IV Clinic

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