DES 1200  Dental Radiography credits: 2

This course provides the fundamental background and theory for the safe and effective use of ionizing radiation as it relates to dentistry. It encompasses the history of x-rays, production and uses of radiation, dental radiographic film, exposure factors, interpretation of dental radiographs, and radiation protection.

Prerequisite: DES 1020 with a minimum grade of C and DES 1020L with a minimum grade of C and Pre or Corequisite: DES 1200L with a minimum grade of C