Dental Hygiene

Higher Education Center at National City

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DH 26 DENTAL HYGIENE CLINICAL LICENSING EXAM PREPARATION 2 Units Pass/No Pass only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Graduation from an accredited dental hygiene program.] Prepares students for state clinical board examination. Utilize a mock board format to select an appropriate patient and complete forms required during the examination. Practice and enhance clinical dental hygiene skills. [ND]
DH 26 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89932 DH 26 71 07:00PM-07:20PM M 7217   19 35*
    08:00AM-09:30AM TH 7217      
    01:00PM-02:30PM F 7217      
    05:30PM-07:00PM M 7217 Gray,Beth    
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING, DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 106 SPECIAL NEED PATIENT CARE 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students who are enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program.] Integrates methodologies needed for the dental hygiene treatment of patients throughout their lifespan from infancy through adulthood with special emphasis on geriatric patients and those patients with special needs. [D; CSU]
DH 106 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84016 DH 106 70 01:00PM-04:50PM TH 7215 Lukacs,Linda 8 5*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 112 CLINIC I 4 Units Grade only. [Corequisite: DH 113A. Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students who are enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program. Prerequisite: DH 108 or equivalent.] Provides beginning clinical practice of basic dental hygiene treatment procedures. Includes patient assessment, treatment planning, oral hygiene instructions, radiographs, hand scaling, selective polishing, documentation, and related procedures on child, adolescent, adult, geriatric, and medically compromised patients. [D; CSU]
DH 112 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84018 DH 112 70 05:30PM-09:20PM W 7217 Kubischta,Karen 19 2*
    01:00PM-04:50PM TH 7217 Tibbetts,Roger    
    08:00AM-11:50AM T 7217 Barrs,Kenneth    
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING, DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
84019 DH 112 71 05:30PM-09:20PM T 7217 Clark,Roberta 19 1*
    01:00PM-04:50PM W 7217 Rudell,Deborah    
    08:00AM-11:50AM F 7217 Hall,Rose    
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING, DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 113A CLINICAL CONCEPTS I 1 Unit Grade only. [Corequisite:DH 112. Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students who are enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program.] Provides continuation of theory and skill development for clinical procedures required for dental hygiene patient care. [D]
DH 113A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84020 DH 113A 70 01:00PM-01:50PM T 7215 Kubischta,Karen 19 3*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 113C CLINICAL CONCEPTS III 1 Unit [Prerequisite: DH 113B or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students who are enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program.] Emphasizes advanced theory and skill development for clinical procedures required for dental hygiene patient care. [D; CSU]
DH 113C Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85828 DH 113C 70 11:00AM-11:50AM T 7215 Gray,Beth 19 5*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 115 PERIODONTICS 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students who are enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program.] Introduction to periodontics including identification of the normal periodontium and recognition of deviations from normal, etiology, pathogenesis, and classifications of periodontal disease; and examination, diagnostic, treatment, and maintenance procedures. [D; CSU]
DH 115 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84021 DH 115 70 08:00AM-09:50AM TH 7215 Lukacs,Linda 19 5*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 121 PAIN CONTROL 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students in the Dental Hygiene program.] Introduces the methods of pain control utilized in dental hygiene and in dentistry, including the administration of local anesthesia and the administration of nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation. [D; CSU]
DH 121 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84024 DH 121 70 08:00AM-08:50AM M 7215 Gray,Beth 19 3*
    09:00AM-12:15PM M 7215      
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
84025 DH 121 71 01:00PM-01:50PM M 7215 Gray,Beth 19 3*
    02:00PM-05:15PM M 7215      
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 200B COMMUNITY DENTAL HEALTH II 2 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite DH 200A or quivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students who are enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program.] Continues the study of philosophy and the background of community dental health. Emphasizes public health program implementation, evaluation and analysis. Includes practical experience implementing programs in various community settings. [D; CSU]
DH 200B Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84026 DH 200B 70 08:00AM-08:50AM F 7215 Stewart,Susan 19 5*
    09:00AM-12:05PM F 7215      
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 202 CLINIC III 4 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students in the Dental Hygiene program. Prerequisite: DH 122 or equivalent.] Provides advanced experience in clinical practice of all dental hygiene assessment, planning, educational, treatment, and evaluation procedures and documentation. Includes initial therapy as well as maintenance therapy, and related procedures on child, adolescent, adult, geriatric, and medically compromised patients of all levels of complexity, with increased accuracy and efficiency. [D; CSU]
DH 202 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84027 DH 202 70 08:00AM-11:50AM W 7217 Hopkins,Kesa 19 1*
    05:30PM-09:20PM TH 7217 Barrs,Kenneth    
    01:00PM-04:50PM T 7217 Gray,Beth    
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY, EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
84028 DH 202 71 08:00AM-11:50AM TH 7217 Hall,Rose 19 4*
    05:30PM-09:20PM M 7217 Coggan,Heidi    
    01:00PM-04:50PM F 7217 Di Zinno,William    
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY, EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 203 PATHOLOGY 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students in the Dental Hygiene program.] Introduces general pathology with an emphasis on oral pathology to include: histology, physical descriptions, signs and symptoms, and treatment modalities. [D; CSU]
DH 203 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85825 DH 203 70 10:00AM-11:50AM TH 7215 Lukacs,Linda 19 1*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 206 DENTAL PHARMACOLOGY 2 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: DH 114 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students in the Dental Hygiene program.]. Provides a broad overview of the pharmacodynamics of drug actions. Includes modes of administration, mechanisms of action, biotransformation, excretion, drug interactions and side effects. Emphasizes those drugs relevant to the practice of dental hygiene. [D; CSU]
DH 206 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85826 DH 206 70 02:30PM-04:20PM T 7215 Lukacs,Linda 19 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 211 ETHICS AND JURISPRUDENCE 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students in the Dental Hygiene program.] Introduces fundamental factors necessary to be employed and practice within the ethical and legal framework of the state dental practice act and the code of ethics of the American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA). [D; CSU]
DH 211 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84029 DH 211 70 08:30AM-10:20AM T 7215 Hopkins,Kesa 19 5*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
DH 214 SEMINAR 2 Units Grade only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Enrollment is limited to those students in the Dental Hygiene program.] Introduces fundamental factors necessary to be employed and practice within the ethical and legal framework of the state dental practice act and the code of ethics of the American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA). [D; CSU]
DH 214 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84030 DH 214 70 01:00PM-02:50PM W 7215 Hopkins,Kesa 19 5*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 13 Total Sections: 16