Dentistry - Biomedical and Clinical Sciences (DBCS)

Courses

DBCS 301. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry AS-1. 9 hours.

Addresses systemic diseases and conditions that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care; topics related to professionalism; and community based education. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Clinical Practice.

DBCS 302. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry AS-2. 9 hours.

Addresses systemic diseases and conditions that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care to include the cardiovascular, pulmonary, central and peripheral nervous systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture and one Discussion.

DBCS 311. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry I. 5 hours.

Survey of normal structure and function of body systems and detailed discussion of the musculoskeletal and stomatognathic systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Laboratory.

DBCS 312. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences and Dentistry II. 3 hours.

Normal structure and function of the stomatognathic, central and peripheral nervous systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent registration in DBCS 311; and professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Laboratory.

DBCS 313. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry III. 3 hours.

Normal structure and function of the integument (skin and mucosa) and immune systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Laboratory.

DBCS 314. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry IV. 3 hours.

Survey of normal structure and function of body systems and detailed discussion of the cardiovascular and pulmonary systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): DBCS 313; and professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Laboratory.

DBCS 315. Biomedical and Clinical Services in Dentistry V. 3 hours.

Normal structure and function of the gastrointestinal system, hemopoietic system and the immune system with microbial infections. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Laboratory.

DBCS 316. Biomedical and Clinical Services in Dentistry VI. 3 hours.

Normal structure and function of the endocrine, reproductive and urinary systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Professional standing. Class Schedule Information: To be properly registered, students must enroll in one Lecture-Discussion and one Laboratory.

DBCS 321. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry VII. 3 hours.

Addresses systemic diseases and conditions that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care to include the cardiovascular, pulmonary and central and peripheral nervous systems. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): DBCS 315; and professional standing.

DBCS 322. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry VIII. 3 hours.

The assessment of systemic diseases and conditions of the integument and musculoskeletal system that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent registration in DBCS 316; and professional standing.

DBCS 323. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry IX. 3 hours.

The assessment of systemic diseases and conditions that affect orofacial health and/or health care to include the gastro-intestinal system and urinary system. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): DBCS 316; and professional standing.

DBCS 324. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry X. 3 hours.

Assessment of systemic diseases and conditions of the hemopoietic system and the immune system and microbial infections that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): DBCS 323; and professional standing.

DBCS 325. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry XI. 3 hours.

Addresses assessment of systemic diseases and conditions that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care to include the endocrine and reproductive system, and the integration of systems and multi-system conditions and diseases. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent registration in DBCS 323; and professional standing.

DBCS 326. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry XII. 3 hours.

Addresses assessment of systemic diseases and conditions that affect orofacial health and/or oral health care to include the integration of systems and multi-systems conditions and diseases. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): DBCS 323; and professional standing.

DBCS 327. Biomedical and Clinical Sciences in Dentistry XIII. 6 hours.

Assessment of diseases and conditions of the organ systems and mulit-system conditions affecting orofacial health and/or oral health care.. Course Information: Prerequisite(s): DBCS 326; and professional standing.