Nov 29, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

DHY 220 - Dental Hygiene Theory 4

2 credit hours - Two hours lecture weekly; one term.
Apply previously acquired theoretical and clinical skills to advance to proficiency level. Demonstrate proficiency in dental practice management, the business of dentistry, resume writing, interviewing, the dental hygiene profession and modern-day workforce, and prepare for the national board examination. Discuss professional ethics and dental jurisprudence, professional organizations, and issues involving the dental hygiene profession. Describe the laws and rules governing the practice of dental hygiene in the state of Maryland. Examine practice management skills and employment preparation, including resumes and interview techniques.

Prerequisite(s): DHY 200 , DHY 202 , DHY 204 , and DHY 206  with a grade of C or better in each course.

Corequisite(s): DHY 222 , DHY 224 , and DHY 226 .