Course Description Mott Community College

Nutrition & Preventive Dentistry

1/1 Division: Health Sciences
Meets Gen Ed Category:
Course Requirements: Prerequisite: Division signature is required for registration; Program Eligibility Requirements; Placement into ENGL-100 (ACSR-100), or completion of RDNG-030, ACLT-075, or ACLT-076. Co-requisite: Student must enroll in one section each of DAST-110, DAST-111, DAST-112, DAST-113, DAST-116 and DAST-117.
Description: A comprehensive study of nutrition and preventive dentistry. Nutrition encompasses the process involved in the taking in and utilization of food substances for growth, repair and maintenance of the body. Preventive dentistry studies the role that the dental health team play in the education of patients to maintain oral structures in a state of optimal health. Particular emphasis will be placed on the teeth, periodontium and oral cavity where both nutrition and prevention are concerned. The course is designated as meeting the Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) general education requirement.
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