NBR - Course Content

Course Content

Based on the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination, the course will cover three general subject areas: scientific basis for dental hygiene practice; the provision of clinical dental hygiene services; and community dental health and research principles. To further help you prepare for the exam, the course also features an on-demand module on test-taking strategies and methods to further develop your critical thinking skills.

Content areas to be reviewed include:

  • Dental Materials
  • Periodontology
  • Oral Pathology
  • Clinical Dental Hygiene
  • Pharmacology
  • Nutrition & Biochemistry
  • Radiology
  • Community Oral Health
  • Research Principles
  • Case Studies
  • Test- Taking Strategies