DAST 1660 - Clinical Practice
Credit hours: 1
Clinical hour range: 1 credit equals 15-105 contact hours
Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Dental Assisting Program
To provide the student with the opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills acquired in the classroom setting to a functioning dental practice, as well as teach the student to work as a member of the dental health care team.
Student Learning Outcomes:
Each student will use techniques and skills taught and utilize them in assisting in patient treatment.
Students will be able to:
- Present professionalism through neatness, promptness and dependability.
- Recall duties, methods and techniques that are associated with general chair side assisting.
- Develop a positive attitude toward professionalism and constructive criticism.
- Develop those skills that are needed for general chair side dental assisting.