DEN 130: Clinical Practice

In this course, Pathway I students are provided with clinical application of previous dental assisting knowledge as they gain clinical experience through virtual applications and then in clinical settings such as the WCC Dental Clinic, the University of Michigan Dental Clinic or other assigned clinics. Students assist during basic preventive and operative procedures, monitor vital signs, apply OSHA and CDC guidelines, sterilize instruments and manage patient records.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; DEN 108, DEN 110 and DEN 120, minimum grade "C" in all DEN courses; DEN 120 may enroll concurrently

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
    offered in the daytime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

Class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specifc time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 2
Lecture Hours 0
Clinical Hours 120
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 120
Total Hours 240

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