This subject continues students' knowledge of oral biology. This subject further develops the knowledge needed to differentiate healthy tissue from unhealthy tissue in the oral cavity. Students will learn the pharmacology of pain management by therapeutic means and treatment modalities. Knowledge of radiography and anatomical landmarks will be further developed. It will include a more in-depth exploration of oral-biofilm, stages of biofilm formation and changes in biofilm microorganisms. The specific pathogens in destructive periodontal disease and dental caries will be studied.
School of Dentistry and Health Sciences
Restricted to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Oral Health (Therapy and Hygiene)
DOH100 and DOH110 and BMS192 and IKC100 and PSY111
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.