Fall 2018 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 25-Oct 17

TBATBALECM.FellmanSCC MAIN Online 16561Textbook
Online Class. Orientation: The mandatory orientation is Wednesday, August 29, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm in RHS 110. Students will also be required to complete the final examination on campus on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm in RHS 110. For more information, please contact Melissa Fellman at
fellmam@scc.losrios.edu



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, NUTRI 300 or NUTRI 480, ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 488, COMM 301, PSYC 300 or PSYC 480, SOC 300 or SOC 480, and MATH 120 or Mathematics Competency 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 ; 111 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 25-Dec 20

T08:00AM-08:50AMLECS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 12517491Textbook
Th01:00PM-01:50PMLECS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 12517491Textbook
T09:00AM-12:10PMLABS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 125
T09:00AM-12:10PMLABS.SaffoldSCC MAIN RHS 125
T09:00AM-12:10PMLABJ.GatesSCC MAIN RHS 125
T09:00AM-12:10PMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 125
Th02:00PM-05:10PMLABS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 125
Th02:00PM-05:10PMLABS.SaffoldSCC MAIN RHS 125
Th02:00PM-05:10PMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 125
Th02:00PM-05:10PMLABJ.GatesSCC MAIN RHS 125


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, NUTRI 300 or NUTRI 400, ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 488, COMM 301, PSYC 300 or PSYC 400, SOC 300 or SOC 400, and MATH 120 or Mathematics Competency 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W10:30AM-11:20AMLECE.LeeSCC MAIN RHS 11016563Textbook
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, NUTRI 300 or NUTRI 400, ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 488, COMM 301, PSYC 300 or PSYC 400, SOC 300 or SOC 400, and MATH 120 or Mathematics Competency 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 covers 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 25-Dec 20

F10:00AM-12:05PMLECC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 11016562Textbook
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, NUTRI 300 or NUTRI 400, ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 488, COMM 301, PSYC 300 or PSYC 400, SOC 300 or SOC 400, and MATH 120 or Mathematics Competency 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 25-Dec 20

W12:45PM-01:35PMLECL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 110
W01:45PM-03:05PMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 11016885Textbook
W01:45PM-03:05PMLABJ.WhiteheadSCC MAIN RHS 11016885Textbook
W01:45PM-03:05PMLABD.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 11016885Textbook
W03:15PM-04:35PMLABD.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 11016922Textbook
W03:15PM-04:35PMLABJ.WhiteheadSCC MAIN RHS 11016922Textbook
W03:15PM-04:35PMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 11016922Textbook


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, NUTRI 300 or NUTRI 400, ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 488, COMM 301, PSYC 300 or PSYC 400, SOC 300 or SOC 400, and MATH 120 or Mathematics Competency 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. The necessary information to meet OSHA and CDC requirements for education on infection control and hazardous material management is included.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 27-Oct 29

M01:30PM-02:20PMLECL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 11017587Textbook
On-Campus



DHYG 131    Clinical Dental Hygiene III    4 Units

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 252 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 skills in areas of dental hygiene assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, preventive and therapeutic services, and evaluation and time management. Students must complete the required number of patients for the semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M08:00AM-11:50AMLABN.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M08:00AM-11:50AMLABD.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M08:00AM-11:50AMLABS.PeaSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M01:00PM-04:50PMLABC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M01:00PM-04:50PMLABS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M01:00PM-04:50PMLABM.FellmanSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M01:00PM-04:50PMLABN.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
M01:00PM-04:50PMLABS.PeaSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABD.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABD.QuiggleSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABJ.GatesSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABJ.McClainSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABN.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W01:00PM-04:50PMLABC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W01:00PM-04:50PMLABM.FellmanSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W01:00PM-04:50PMLABJ.GatesSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W01:00PM-04:50PMLABJ.McClainSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W01:00PM-04:50PMLABD.QuiggleSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook
W01:00PM-04:50PMLABN.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 12516912Textbook


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 develops 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 live patient and with a periodontist in the clinical setting using advanced skills, including administration of local anesthesia and soft tissue curettage. Students will synthesize the results of assessments and design and implement treatment for a periodontally involved patient. Soft Tissue Curettage (STC) includes three hours of didactic and preclinical instruction.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T01:30PM-04:35PMLABC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 12516913Textbook
T01:30PM-04:35PMLABS.SaffoldSCC MAIN RHS 12516913Textbook
T01:30PM-04:35PMLABL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 12516913Textbook
T01:30PM-04:35PMLABS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 12516913Textbook


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 25-Dec 20

F08:30AM-09:35AMLECS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 11116910Textbook
F09:45AM-01:05PMLABS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 111
On-Campus



DHYG 135    Clinic Seminar    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: DHYG 121 and 127 with grades of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program.
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This course integrates 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. This course introduces topics related to aging and its implication for health care providers. Emphasis is on socioeconomic and psychological aspects of aging, as well as normal age-related physiological changes. An overview of community resources that serve the older populations' health and dental needs is also included. Additionally, the preparation for table clinic presentations in Clinic Seminar II is introduced.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 30-Nov 08

Th08:30AM-11:20AMLECC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 11116566Textbook
Class will meet on the following Thursdays: August 30; September 6, 13, 20; October 4, 18, 25; and November 1, and 8, 2018.
On-Campus

Th08:30AM-11:20AMLECS.WallaceSCC MAIN RHS 11116566Textbook
Class will meet on the following Thursdays: August 30; September 6, 13, 20; October 4, 18, 25; and November 1, and 8, 2018.
On-Campus

Th08:30AM-11:20AMLECM.FellmanSCC MAIN RHS 11116566Textbook
Class will meet on the following Thursdays: August 30; September 6, 13, 20; October 4, 18, 25; and November 1, and 8, 2018.
On-Campus

Th08:30AM-11:20AMLECL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 11116566Textbook
Class will meet on the following Thursdays: August 30; September 6, 13, 20; October 4, 18, 25; and November 1, and 8, 2018.
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. This course also addresses recognition of the normal and abnormal in the oral cavity.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

T10:00AM-11:50AMLECD.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 11016565Textbook
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. This course covers the therapeutic effect and values, particularly of drugs utilized in dentistry.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th01:00PM-02:50PMLECM.FellmanSCC MAIN RHS 11016564Textbook
On-Campus



DHYG 295    Independent Studies in Dental Hygiene    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations
Enrollment Limitation: Enrollment in the dental hygiene program or a license dental professional obtaining continuing education.
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide a mechanism for current dental hygiene students or licensed professionals to complete independent studies in dental hygiene education. The course is designed to allow for three uses; supplemental dental hygiene clinic time for currently enrolled dental hygiene students, remediation dental hygiene clinic time for currently enrolled dental hygiene students, or continuing education for licensed dental professionals. Continuing education from dental professionals is a mandated training requirement as a condition of continued employment. (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 5, 55041 allowed for repeatability with no limitations).

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

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Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
On-Campus



DHYG 299    Experimental Offering in Dental Hygiene    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: See Experimental Offerings

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 15-Nov 03

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECM.FellmanSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECL.FigueroaSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECD.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECN.KorpSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECC.JonesSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECE.LeeSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.

Sa09:00AM-03:30PMLECJ.McClainSCC MAIN RHS 11020389Textbook
This course is intended for licensed dental professionals. It qualifies for 18 clinical CE units approved by the California Dental Board. The topics include: Nitrous-Oxide Oxygen sedation review, Oral Pathology, Advanced Instrumentation, Ergonomics, Infection Control, and California Dental Practice Act. Class sessions will be 9am-noon and 12:30-3:30pm. The class will meet on three Saturdays. The dates are September 15, October 13, November 3, 2018.



Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: October 12, 2018