Fall 2010 Class Schedule (SCC)



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DHYG 100    Introduction to Dental Hygiene    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the practice of Dental Hygiene. Topics include vital signs, dental terminology, infection control, study strategies, and the expectations and concerns of the dental hygiene professional.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Dunne              SCC MAIN Online          23512 
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Online Class. Orientation: The mandatory orientation is Thursday, August 26, 2010, 4:00 pm - 5:20 pm in Mohr Hall 3. Students will also be required to complete the final examination on campus on Thursday, October 14, 2010, 4:00 pm - 5:20 pm in Mohr Hall 3. For more information, please contact Michael Dunne at http://web.scc.losrios.edu/dunnem


DHYG 101    Introduction to Clinical Dental Hygiene    4 Units

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the dental hygiene program and completion of BIOL 430, 431, and 440; CHEM 305 and 306 with grades of "C" or better, and with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better; completion of DHYG 100, FCS 340, ENGWR 300, COMM 301, PSYC 300, and SOC 300 with grades of "C" or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better; completion of ENGRD 110 or eligibility for ENGRD 310 as determined by the reading assessment process for all applicants who do not have an AA degree or higher.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an introduction to dental hygiene concepts and procedures. Emphasis is placed on the assessment phase of patient care as well as on the theory and performance of basic dental hygiene instrumentation procedures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
T         08:00AM-08:50AM LEC C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 110         28158 
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Th        01:00PM-01:50PM LEC C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 111         28158 Textbook
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 133           
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB E.Standley           SCC MAIN RHS 133           
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB D.Ocegueda           SCC MAIN RHS 133           
T         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB J.Whiteman           SCC MAIN RHS 133           
Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 133           
On-Campus

Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB E.Standley           SCC MAIN RHS 133           
On-Campus

Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Ocegueda           SCC MAIN RHS 133           
On-Campus

Th        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB K.Whiteman           SCC MAIN RHS 133           
On-Campus


DHYG 103    Oral Histology and Embryology    1 Unit

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the dental hygiene program and completion of BIOL 430, 431, and 440; CHEM 305 and 306 with grades of "C" or better, and with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better; completion of DHYG 100, FCS 340, ENGWR 300, COMM 301, PSYC 300, and SOC 300 with grades of "C" or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better; completion of ENGRD 110 or eligibility for ENGRD 310 as determined by the reading assessment process for all applicants who do not have an AA degree or higher.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: Oral Histology and Embryology is the study of microscopic tissues and structures of the teeth, periodontium, and oral cavity as related to the clinical practice of dental hygiene. Extra time outside the normal school schedule may be required for professional meetings.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Th        10:00AM-10:50AM LEC H.Emmerling          SCC MAIN RHS 110         23516 
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On-Campus


DHYG 104    Patient Education and Nutrition    2 Units

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the dental hygiene program and completion of BIOL 430, 431, and 440; CHEM 305 and 306 with grades of "C" or better, and with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better; completion of DHYG 100, FCS 340, ENGWR 300, COMM 301, PSYC 300, and SOC 300 with grades of "C" or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better; completion of ENGRD 110 or eligibility for ENGRD 310 as determined by the reading assessment process for all applicants who do not have an AA degree or higher.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course studies the principles and practices of preventing and controlling dental disease with emphasis on nutrition, plaque control, motivation, and chairside patient education.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
M         09:25AM-11:30AM LEC H.Emmerling          SCC MAIN RHS 110         23514 
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On-Campus


DHYG 107    Dental Morphology    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the dental hygiene program and completion of BIOL 430, 431, and 440; CHEM 305 and 306 with grades of "C" or better, and with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better; completion of DHYG 100, FCS 340, ENGWR 300, COMM 301, PSYC 300, and SOC 300 with grades of "C" or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better; completion of ENGRD 110 or eligibility for ENGRD 310 as determined by the reading assessment process for all applicants who do not have an AA degree or higher.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: Dental Morphology is the study of the formation, function, and structure of the teeth, and their supporting structures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
W         08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.Carver             SCC MAIN RHS 111           
W         09:00AM-10:20AM LAB J.Carver             SCC MAIN RHS 111         24868 
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W         10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Carver             SCC MAIN RHS 111         24994 Textbook
On-Campus


DHYG 109    Infection Control and Hazardous Materials    .5 Units

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the dental hygiene program and completion of BIOL 430, 431, and 440; CHEM 305 and 306 with grades of "C" or better, and with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better; completion of DHYG 100, FCS 340, ENGWR 300, COMM 301, PSYC 300, and SOC 300 with grades of "C" or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better; completion of ENGRD 110 or eligibility for ENGRD 310 as determined by the reading assessment process for all applicants who do not have an AA degree or higher.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes the legal and ethical aspects of infectious disease transmission and their prevention. Included is the necessary information to meet OSHA and CDC requirements for education on infection control and hazardous material management.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 24-Sep 28
F         08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.Greenfield         SCC MAIN RHS 110         28870 
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On-Campus


DHYG 131    Clinical Dental Hygiene III    4 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of DHYG 121 with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 216 hours LAB
Description: This course provides continued clinical experience in the provision of comprehensive dental hygiene services to a wide variety of patients with different medical and dental needs. The course focuses on progressive development of the student's skills in areas of dental hygiene assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, preventive and therapeutic services, evaluation and time management.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
M         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB C.Chan               SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 
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M         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
M         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB E.Standley           SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
M         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB A.Malick             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
M         08:00AM-11:05AM LAB D.Ocegueda           SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Whiteman           SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Lee                SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Carver             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB M.Peterson           SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Lee                SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB J.Carver             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB K.Whiteman           SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB C.Lee                SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB J.Carver             SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LAB D.Ocegueda           SCC MAIN RHS 133         24970 Textbook


DHYG 132    Periodontics II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will develop clinical skills applicable in the treatment of patients with advanced periodontal disease. The course includes demonstrations and performance of tasks on appropriate laboratory materials. It also includes working with a periodontist in the clinical setting using expanded functions skills, including administration of local anesthesia and soft tissue curettage.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
M         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 110         24972 
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M         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB H.Emmerling          SCC MAIN RHS 110         24972 Textbook
M         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB E.Standley           SCC MAIN RHS 110         24972 Textbook
M         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB A.Malick             SCC MAIN RHS 110         24972 Textbook
M         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Chan               SCC MAIN RHS 110         24972 Textbook


DHYG 134    Community Dental Health    2 Units

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: Community Dental Health is the study of the philosophy and background of community dental health with emphasis on program planning, implementation, and evaluation. This course includes practical experience implementing programs in various community settings. Extra time outside the normal school schedule may be required for completion of community projects.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
W         11:15AM-12:05PM LEC E.Standley           SCC MAIN RHS 110         24966 
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Th        09:00AM-12:05PM LAB E.Standley           SCC MAIN RHS 111           
On-Campus


DHYG 135    Clinic Seminar    1 Unit

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This seminar integrates more advanced concepts and skills into the clinical experiences of the third semester dental hygiene student. Emphasis is placed on development and implementation of comprehensive patient treatment plans, identification of resources to support evidence-based patient care, and critical thinking skills.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
W         08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Minter             SCC MAIN RHS 110         23522 
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On-Campus

W         08:00AM-10:05AM LEC D.Ocegueda           SCC MAIN RHS 110         23522 Textbook
On-Campus

W         08:00AM-10:05AM LEC C.Lee                SCC MAIN RHS 110         23522 Textbook
On-Campus


DHYG 138    Oral Pathology    2 Units

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is the introduction to general pathology with a special emphasis on oral pathology.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
T         10:10AM-11:50AM LEC H.Emmerling          SCC MAIN RHS 111         23520 
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On-Campus


DHYG 139    Pharmacology    2 Units

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: Pharmacology is the classification and study of drugs according to origin, physical and chemical properties, therapeutic effect and values, particularly of drugs utilized in dentistry.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Th        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC H.Emmerling          SCC MAIN RHS 111         23518 
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On-Campus


DHYG 295    Independent Studies in Dental Hygiene    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations.
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the Dental Hygiene program.
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide a mechanism for current dental hygiene students to complete independent studies in dental hygiene education.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Minter              TBA TBA                 28646 
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On-Campus

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2011