Course Schedules


( DNA 103 ) Chairside Assisting I

Students will perform according to safe and ethical standards of the dental profession. This course delivers the basic background for orientation to dental assisting and the Dental Assisting Program. The Dental Assisting Program Handbook is reviewed and all safety practices are studied. Dental ethics and jurisprudence are highlighted throughout the course. DA principles also encompass the principle of working as a team member, the operation and maintenance of dental equipment, positioning of the dental team and patient, identification of instruments and instrument transfer, protection of the oral cavity during dental procedures, and the application of expanded functions in Kansas. As part of DNA103, students will be required to serve 8 hours of community service.

4.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 15 of 32  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/21/2019 - 12/18/2019 08:20 AM - 11:30 AM W Monica Graves
  FHTC M108D 08/21/2019 - 12/18/2019 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM W Monica Graves
 

( DNA 104 ) Infection Control for the Dental Practice

Students will perform infection control procedures according to safe and ethical standards of the dental profession. This course delivers the OSHA compliance standards for safe practice within a dental office. Students will apply infection control concepts across the curriculum for the protection of self, patients and dental team members.

2.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 13 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/21/2019 - 12/18/2019 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM W Deb Illk
 

( DNA 116 ) Human Anatomy

This course will cover the body systems, physiology and anatomy of those systems and the relationship of the systems to dental treatments.

1.00 Credit Hour


  Section: A

Seats Available: 22 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/20/2019 - 12/17/2019 02:45 PM - 03:45 PM T R Brad Karr
 

( DNA 117 ) Oral Anatomy

This course covers the study of tooth morphology, including coverage of the dental arches, tooth numbering systems, and dental anatomy. Oral embryology and histology are also emphasized.

1.00 Credit Hour


  Section: A

Seats Available: 13 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/19/2019 - 12/16/2019 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM M Monica Graves
 

( DNA 118 ) Dental Radiology I

Prepares dental auxiliary students to operate x-ray units and expose bitewing, periapical, extra oral, and occlusal radiographs. Emphasis is placed on protection against x-ray hazards. Students also process, mount, and evaluate radiographs for diagnostic value. In this course students demonstrate competency on a manikin. In addition, students expose bitewing radiographs on a peer, role-play patient. Students gain further experience in exposing radiographs on patients in the clinical portion of their program. This course also provides the background in radiographic theory required for students to make informed decisions and adjustments. Students will manipulate and compare various dental materials. Each student will produce diagnostic impressions and models as well as recognize the properties and manipulation of gypsum products. Skills are developed concerning the properties and manipulation of temporary and permanent dental cements, materials used in tooth restoration and dental impression materials.

3.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 15 of 32  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/20/2019 - 12/17/2019 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM T Monica Graves
  FHTC M108D 08/20/2019 - 12/17/2019 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM T Monica Graves
 

( DNA 119 ) Dental Materials I

This course is designed to provide students with a knowledge base of the science and physical properties of dental materials. Through laboratory exercises, students will have hands-on experience with dental materials used in dental hygiene and dentistry while applying their knowledge of dental material sciences. Students will manipulate and compare various dental materials. Each student will produce diagnostic impressions and models as well as recognize the properties and manipulation of gypsum products. Skills are developed concerning the properties and manipulation of temporary and permanent dental cements, materials used in tooth restoration and dental impression materials.

4.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 15 of 32  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/22/2019 - 12/12/2019 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM R Monica Graves
  FHTC M108D 08/22/2019 - 12/12/2019 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM R Monica Graves
 

( DNA 120 ) Preventive Dentistry

Students will learn strategies to identify and prevent dental disease/conditions including dental caries, periodontal disease, and dental trauma, to maintain oral health. Students will identify proper oral hygiene techniques including brushing, flossing, and the use of auxiliary oral hygiene aids. Students will develop skills for application of fluorides, dental sealants, desensitizing agents, and the construction of mouth guards. Students will acquire knowledge to help their patients select appropriate dental products and educate all patients on approaches to preventing disease and maintaining good oral health. Special populations will include infants, children, older adults, and individuals with medical conditions and/or disease.

1.00 Credit Hour


  Section: A

Seats Available: 13 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/19/2019 - 12/16/2019 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM M Deb Illk
 

( DNA 219 ) Management of Medical Emergencies & Pharmacology

Students will learn signs and symptoms and recognize emergency procedures for common medical emergencies experienced in the dental office. Students will learn and practice recording vital signs of dental patients. Aspects of a written prescription and medications common to a dental office are studied.

1.00 Credit Hour


  Section: A

Seats Available: 13 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M108D 08/23/2019 - 12/20/2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM F Deb Illk
 

( EG 100 ) English for Technical Professions

Students will learn successful writing techniques and evaluation tools for effective communication in the workplace. Students will learn both effective communication principles and the use of current technology to succeed in a high-tech, global work environment in written and oral communication and presentations.

3.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 15 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  JEC J001 08/19/2019 - 12/18/2019 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM M W Leann Garcia

  Section: O

Seats Available: 9 of 16  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
08/19/2019 - 12/20/2019 NA Leann Garcia
 

( EG 103 ) English Composition I

English Composition provides students with research and writing experiences that allow them to improve their knowledge, skills, and understanding of the writing process. It will emphasize prewriting, planning, drafting, and revision techniques essential to effective writing and communication. Students should recognize the importance of the grammatical and rhetorical structure of language, and utilize the process of creating clear and accurate documents through the writing of at least four graded essays and a number of in-class writing exercises. ~KCOG System wide Transfer Alignment ENG 1010 PREREQUISITE: Qualifying score on ACT, ACCUPLACER, or similar;

3.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 14 of 30  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  JEC J001 08/20/2019 - 12/19/2019 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM T R Leann Garcia

  Section: O

Seats Available: 10 of 20  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
08/19/2019 - 12/20/2019 NA Ashlie Thomas
 

( EG 104 ) English Composition II

English Comp II expands and refines the objectives of English Composition I. The class emphasizes critical/logical thinking and reading. Students will learn research strategies and write analytical, evaluative, and papers that synthesize research. Informative and persuasive forms of composition will be used. ~KCOG System wide Transfer Alignment ENG 1020 PREREQUISITE: EG 103 English Composition I with a "C" or above

3.00 Credit Hours


  Section: O

Seats Available: 21 of 24  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
08/19/2019 - 12/20/2019 NA Leann Garcia
 

( EMS 104 ) AEMT

The program will provide the participant with opportunities to gain information, skills, and attitudes necessary for certification and practice as an AEMT. ~Kansas Board of Emergency Medical Services Approved PREREQUISITE: Kansas Certified EMT

13.00 Credit Hours


  Section: Z

Seats Available: 3 of 10  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M112A 08/21/2019 - 12/18/2019 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM W Barb Evans
08/21/2019 - 12/18/2019 NA Barb Evans
 

( EMS 108 ) Hazardous Materials

This course is designed for individuals who may be first responders to hazardous materials (HAZMAT) incidents within the course of their work in emergency services. First Responders at the Awareness level understand HAZMAT terminology, recognize and identify, and contact appropriate agencies for containment.

2.00 Credit Hours


  Section: O

Seats Available: 12 of 15  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
08/22/2019 - 12/18/2019 NA Barb Evans
 

( EMS 119 ) Medical Report Writing

Students will learn successful writing techniiques and evaluation tools for effective communication in the workplace. Students will learn both effective communication principles and the use of current technology to succeed in a high-tech, global work environment in written communication and presentation.

2.00 Credit Hours


  Section: O

Seats Available: 16 of 18  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
08/23/2019 - 12/18/2019 NA Barb Evans
 

( GAT 101 ) Survey of Graphic Communications

Students will gain an overview of modern graphics industry, including its place and purpose in our economy. Topics covered will include: industry terminology and measurement, safety, prepress press, and postpress operations.

2.00 Credit Hours


  Section: O

Seats Available: 1 of 20  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
08/20/2019 - 10/10/2019 NA Megan Allen

  Section: OB

Seats Available: 15 of 20  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
10/16/2019 - 12/20/2019 NA Megan Allen
 

( GAT 107 ) Graphic Reproduction Processes I

Students will develop skills and techniques used in producing printed products on offset duplicator printing equipment. Students will produce a variety of single color products.

4.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 2 of 14  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M120 08/19/2019 - 12/18/2019 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM M W Megan Allen
  FHTC M125B 08/20/2019 - 12/19/2019 08:30 AM - 10:00 AM T R Megan Allen

  Section: B

Seats Available: 3 of 14  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M125B 08/19/2019 - 12/18/2019 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM M W Kenneth McVey
  FHTC M125B 08/20/2019 - 12/19/2019 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM T R Megan Allen
 

( GAT 124 ) Finishing and Binding

Students will demonstrate skills and techniques used to complete graphically reproduced material into finished products. Students will prepare finished materials for delivery to the customer. Emphasis will be placed on trimming, binding methods, folding, stock cutting, finishing operations on a platen press and packaging techniques. Students will also complete finishing and bindery work printed products according to job specifications.

4.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 5 of 16  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M125B 08/19/2019 - 12/19/2019 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM M T W R Megan Allen
 

( GAT 127 ) Layout Software

Students will assess and utilize software for electronic page assembly of text and graphic elements. Students will explore page layout and design concepts as well as scanning equipment and output devices. Students will gain an overview of the graphic communication and reproduction process and be able to integrate page layout software into that process. The course will include daily exercises, assignments and lectures. Students will demonstrate an understanding of digital file preparation/output and imposition procedures when developing single and multiple-page layout documents.

2.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 5 of 16  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M120D 08/20/2019 - 12/19/2019 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM T R Thomas Parish
  FHTC M120D 08/23/2019 - 12/20/2019 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM F Thomas Parish

  Section: SEO

Seats Available: 16 of 16  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  EUD 08/15/2019 - 05/19/2020 NA Noah Musser

  Section: SER

Seats Available: 12 of 16  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  EUD 08/15/2019 - 05/19/2020 NA M T W R F Noah Musser
 

( GAT 137 ) Illustration Software

Students will evaluate and create single and multi-colored artwork in a vector-based graphics software application environment (Adobe Illustrator). An exploration of basic color theory and design principles will be included as well as the appropriate use of vector-based graphics software within the graphic reproduction process.

4.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 6 of 16  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M120D 08/19/2019 - 12/18/2019 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM M W Thomas Parish
  FHTC M120D 08/23/2019 - 12/20/2019 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM F Thomas Parish
 

( GAT 229 ) Projects in Screen Printing

This course emphasizes the development of self-directed projects that help promote decision-making and leadership skills when working in small groups. Students will demonstrate production and problem solving skills. Students will also have the opportunity to explore the area of specialty graphics imaging. PREREQUSITE: GAT 109 Screen Printing Applications

4.00 Credit Hours


  Section: A

Seats Available: 4 of 15  

Online Location Dates Time Meeting Days Instructor
  FHTC M127 08/19/2019 - 12/19/2019 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM M T W R Megan Allen
  FHTC M127 08/23/2019 - 12/20/2019 NA Megan Allen
 

Flint Hills Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of sex including pregnant and parenting students, sexual orientation, handicap, race, color, age, religion, marital status, or national or ethnic origin in educational programs, admissions policies, employment policies, financial aid or other College-administered programs. For questions or concerns regarding non-discrimination contact the Director of Human Resources at 620.343.4600.

Flint Hills Technical College 3301 West 18th Avenue Emporia, KS 66801 620.343.4600
© 2019 - 2020 Flint Hills Technical College

Apply Now