Loading...

Programs of Study - Dental Assisting Certificate Option 1 Full Time

Program Type - Certificate

Fall, Year 1

Fall, Year 1 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

ALH

1209

Infection Control Practices


1.5

DLA

1200

Dental Science I

3

DLA

1201

Dental Materials & Lab Procedures

4

DLA

1203

Chairside Assisting I

4

DLA

1204

Dental Radiography I

3

DLA 1205 Preventive Dentistry 1.5



Spring, Year 1

Spring, Year 1 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

DLA

1202

Supervised Dental Assisting Practice

1.5

DLA

1206

Dental Office Management

3

DLA

2200

Dental Science II

2

DLA

2201

Dental Laboratory Procedures II

2

DLA

2203

Chairside Assisting II

3

DLA

2204

Dental Radiography II

2

DLA 2205
Expanded Functions
2



Summer, Year 1

Summer, Year 1

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

DLA

2202

Clinical Practice

5


Program Note: A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in each course of the "Dental Assisting Program". If there is a course prerequisite for a second semester DLA course, one must have a "C" or above for the course prerequisite to enroll in the second semester course. In order to take DLA 1202 & 2202, students must be currently certified in HealthCare Provider CPR through the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association. This can be accomplished by earning certification through a local hospital, fire department, or ambulance service. STUDENTS ARE TO FOLLOW THE SEQUENTIAL PATTERN OF DLA COURSES AS LISTED ON THIS CURRICULUM GUIDE. Option I is Full-time. PLEASE NOTE: The above excerpts have been taken from the "IVCC Dental Assisting Handbook". Please refer to that document for all application, admission, and retention information. All students are required to have a criminal background check, a 10-panel drug screen, current immunizations and a physical examination prior to starting the program.

 

 

Programs of Study - Dental Assisting Certificate Option 2 Part Time

Program Type - Certificate

Fall, Year 1

Fall, Year 1 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

ALH

1209

Infection Control

1.5

DLA

1200

Dental Science I

3

DLA 1201 Dental Materials
4
DLA 1205 Preventive Dentistry 1.5



Spring, Year 1

Spring, Year 1 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

DLA

1206

Dental Office Management

3

DLA

2200

Dental Science II

2

DLA 2201 Dental Lab Procedures
2



Fall, Year 2

Fall, Year 2 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

DLA

1203

Chairside Assisting I

4

DLA

1204

Dental Radiography I

3



Spring, Year 2

Spring, Year 2 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

DLA

1202

Supervised Dental Assisting Practice

1.5

DLA

2203

Chairside Assisting II

3

DLA

2204

Dental Radiography II

2

DLA 2205 Expanded Functions
2



Summer, Year 2

Summer, Year 2 Courses

Course Prefix

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

DLA

2202

Clinical Practice

5

 

Program Note: A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in each course of the "Dental Assisting Program". If there is a course prerequisite for a second semester DLA course, one must have a "C" or above for the course prerequisite to enroll in the second semester course. In order to take DLA 1202 & 2202, students must be currently certified in HealthCare Provider CPR through the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association. This can be accomplished by earning certification through a local hospital, fire department, or ambulance service. STUDENTS ARE TO FOLLOW THE SEQUENTIAL PATTERN OF DLA COURSES AS LISTED ON THIS CURRICULUM GUIDE. Option I is Full-time. PLEASE NOTE: The above excerpts have been taken from the "IVCC Dental Assisting Handbook". Please refer to that document for all application, admission, and retention information. All students are required to have a criminal background check, a 10-panel drug screen, current immunizations and a physical examination prior to starting the program.