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Dental Assisting
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Room R508 - (626) 585-7542

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DA 124 OFFICE ADMINISTRATION 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in the Dental Assisting program.
Office administration skills that will include but not be limited to; Office management, patient records, bookkeeping, patient accounts, collections, telephone technique, dental insurance and new technology used in the dental offices. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0010  8:00am- 2:00pm WF      LecLab  R508   ROMERO D    
         Short Term: 01/11/12-02/10/12

DA 125 CLINICAL EXPERIENCE 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in the Dental Assisting program.
Clinical experience(s) to include but not limited to: chairside skills and techniques, new technology, and specialty practices. Students must provide their own transportation and meet all the clinical guidelines. Recommended DA 123A. Pass/no pass grading. Six weeks. Total of 96 hours laboratory. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

   #2130  8:15am- 5:15pm MTh     Lab     FLD    BRANDLIN J  
         Short Term: 01/12/12-02/16/12
       &  8:15am- 5:15pm MTh             FLD    ROMERO D    
       &  8:15am- 5:15pm Th              FLD    SCHMIDT S   
       &  8:15am- 5:15pm MTh             FLD    GAGLIARDI L 
         FLD: Field Study

DA 142 ADVANCED ORAL RADIOLOGY TECHNIQUES 0.5 Units

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in the Dental Assisting program.
Advance theory and specialized principles of intraoral radiography techniques to include but not limited to: digital, endodontic, pedo, film placement, processing and exposure techniques. Recommended DA 140. Six weeks. Total of 18 hours lecture and laboratory discussion. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0328  8:00am-11:20am Tu      LecLab  R502   STANDLEY P  
         Short Term: 01/10/12-02/14/12
   #0326    Noon- 3:20pm Tu      LecLab  R502   STANDLEY P  
         Short Term: 01/10/12-02/14/12

DA 200A DENTAL ASSISTING LAB 0.5 Units

Corequisite(s): Enrollment in the Dental Assisting program.
Development of dental assisting skills, techniques and concepts in a laboratory or clinical setting. Maximum credit 2 units, 1/2 unit each semester. Recommended for students who need to use laboratory and require instructional assistance to facilitate learning. Total of 27 hours laboratory. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

   #0024  8:00am-11:25am Tu      Lab     R508   ROMERO D    
         1.1 Hours TBA per week
         Short Term: 01/10/12-02/14/12
       &                 TBA             R508   ROMERO D    
   #0152    Noon- 3:20pm Tu      Lab     R508   ROMERO D    
         Short Term: 01/10/12-02/14/12
       &                 TBA             R508   ROMERO D    

Information valid as of 6/18/2012 at 8:17:08 AM