DENT-PRAC1 - Work Experience 1

Minimum Credits: 4 Length: 92 hours Prerequisites: Completion of all work assignments as follows: DENT: 100, 130, 131, 132,133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 140, 142 Corequisites: Section 1 of DENT 154 Delivery Method: On-campus Course Outline: Outlines/DENTPRAC1.pdf

Work Experience 1 provides an opportunity for dental assisting practice in a general dentistry office. It focuses on professional conduct and communication skills, clinical support procedures, chairside assisting, and lab procedures. The practicum enables students to build on skills and knowledge learned before placement and to integrate them into the private practice setting.