Dental Assisting at College of San Mateo - DENT 740 Chairside Assisting I
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Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
DENT 740 Chairside Assisting I

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 
  • Demonstrate ability to identify and assemble anesthetic materials and syringes.
  • List the steps in the 5 main dental procedures: Amalgam, Anterior Composite, Posterior Composite, Crown and Bridge, and Endo.
  • Demonstrate four handed dentistry techniques.
  • Identify and utilize procedure specific dental instrumentation in a clinical setting.
  • Identify and demonstrate performing disinfection techniques in treatment rooms and sterilization procedures for instrumentation.
  • Identify and treat patient medical emergencies in the dental office.
  • Perform a group dental public health presentation to the class and community.