Metropolitan Community College offers many flexible scheduling options to you meet degree requirements while balancing work and life. For convenience, we have listed our classes in alphabetical order.
DENA 105 - Dental Materials I (2.5 credits)
Prerequisites: Formal Admission into the Dental Assisting Program, DENA 100, ENGL 101. This course is designed to provide students with basic knowledge of various dental materials and manipulation of alginate materials, impression materials, bite registration materials, cements and gypsum products and their role in making dental models. Students will gain laboratory experience in the handling, practical application, safe use of dental materials and laboratory equipment in addition to following infection control procedures in accordance with OSHA and CDC.