Hybrid Format - Hands-On!
On-line lectures and learning activities are coordinated with laboratory practice to develop dental radiographic techniques. Students are required to schedule two clients. Techniques covered include: digital radiography, processing, mounting and evaluating films. Emphasis placed on client and operator protection, exposure and processing errors, asepsis protocol, radiographic techniques and equipment function. Following this course, passing of RHS portion of DANB exam is required according to NH law.
Space is limited.
Please note: This course does not meet the radiology course requirements for the NHTI Dental Assisting or Dental Hygiene programs.
Textbook: Dental Radiography: Principles and Techniques, Iannucci & Howerton, 2012, ISBN: 978-1-4377-1162-2.
Dates: Online portion: April 22 to June 7
Clinical portion: Fridays: May 3, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm; May 17, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm;
May 31, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm; June 7, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Instructor: Lynnea Adams, CDA, BA
Prerequisites and required documents:
- Lab coat
- Safety glasses
NOTE: This course does not meet the radiology course requirements for the NHTI Dental Assisting or Dental Hygiene programs.
OL This course will have an on-line component. Students are required to have a personal email address (not the office email address), internet access, a computer, and possess basic computer skills.