2024-2025 Academic Catalog

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Orthodontics (DSOT)

DSOT 6610 -  Orthodontics 1  (0.1-5 Credits)  
Early physical and emotional development of the child is presented, emphasizing prenatal and neonatal influences on the craniofacial complex. The etiology and classification of malocclusion along with the development of disturbances of hard and soft tissues are introduced.
Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP
Typically Offered: Fall.
DSOT 7021 -  Clinical Orthodontics 1  (0.1-5 Credits)  
Clinical rotation in orthodontics.
Grading Basis: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory w/IP
Typically Offered: Spring.
DSOT 7720 -  Orthodontics 2  (0.1-5 Credits)  
Covers Cephalometric analysis laboratory, fabrication of fixed and removable appliances for interceptive and corrective orthodontic treatment. Utilizes acquired knowledge from the previous orthodontic course to synthesize a general and orthodontic diagnosis; and preventive, restorative, and orthodontic treatment plan.
Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP
Typically Offered: Spring.