2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHYG 1201 - Orofacial Anatomy, Histology and Embryology

Credit Hours: 2
Contact Hours - Lecture: 1 Lab: 3
The histology and embryology of oral tissues, gross anatomy of the head and neck, tooth morphology and individual tooth identification.
Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing, Acceptance into the Dental Hygiene program; Corequisite: BIOL 2402 ; DHYG 1431 ; DHYG 1304  and DHYG 1203   
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Identify the histological and embryological development of the orofacial structures. 2 - Label the major structures of the head and neck. 3 - Compare and contrast various teeth including the crown and root morphology.