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We offer 450 courses at Northwest Technical College. Select a subject below to get a listing of the courses in that subject. Click on a course to see the description and detailed information about the course. To see when these classes are available to take, please see the Current Class Schedule.

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Dental Courses

DENT 1114

Dental Radiology

Credits: 4.00

Description: The lecture component of this course includes an overview of the history of x-ray development, a review of basic mathematics and radiation physics as they apply to x-ray production and radiographic quality, darkroom chemistry, radiation hygiene and safety, interpretation of normal anatomy and dental film analysis, radiographic interpretation and evaluation, and quality assurance issues. Lab sessions will allow the learner to develop radiographic skills, and clinic sessions create an opportunity for learners to enhance their efficiency in radiographic technique. Prerequisite(s): ENGL0100, MATH0080 or appropriate assessment score.

Credit Breakdown: 2.00/2.00/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)

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