Learning Objectives

Upon the completion of this course, the dental professional will be able to:

  • Utilize proper dental terms that describe oral anatomic structures.
  • List terminology that is used to identify location of hard and soft oral structures and surfaces.
  • Describe the different branches of dentistry.
  • Identify roles and responsibilities of various dental professionals.
  • Explain the basic dental diseases, as well as the basic causes and treatments for these diseases.
  • Understand what causes change in tooth color and techniques to prevent or change tooth color.