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Dental Hygiene

Year 3

Next steps

In year three, you’ll build on your foundational knowledge of oral science, clinical care and professional practice. You’ll study pharmacology and nutrition and have a variety of opportunities to provide care and education within the Camosun Dental Clinic, out in the local community and beyond.

Year 3

Academic Term 3

Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 15
DHYG 310 Pharmacology 3
DHYG 321 Oral Sciences 2 2
DHYG 370 Clinical Theory 3 3
DHYG 371 Clinical Practice 3 5
DHYG 390 Community Oral Health 1 2

Academic Term 4

Course Course Name Credits
DHYG 322 Oral Sciences 3 3
DHYG 328 Nutrition 2
DHYG 345 Professional Practice 3 3
DHYG 380 Clinical Theory 4 4
DHYG 381 Clinical Practice 4 4
DHYG 391 Community Oral Health 2 2
Total Credits 18

Current Students: If you started this program prior to 2014 please contact an Academic Advisor for assistance with making course selections that will support your eligibility for the program credential.

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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