DEH2701 - Community Dentistry (AS)
2 credits (2 lecture hours)
This course explores prevention and control of dental disease in the community through the study of biostatistics and epidemiology. Students will analyze evidence-based literature to support assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating procedures in oral health community programs based on the specific needs of a target population. Emphasis will also be placed on alternative practice settings in community dentistry for the dental hygiene practitioner.