ERIC Number: ED107959
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
An Analysis of the Dental Assisting Occupation.
Hough, Sharon L.; And Others
The general purpose of the occupational analysis is to provide workable, basic information dealing with the many and varied duties performed in the dental assistant occupation. The document opens with a brief introduction followed by a job description. The bulk of the document is presented in table form. Six duties are broken down into a number of tasks and for each task a table is presented, showing: tools, equipment, materials, objects acted upon; performance knowledge; safety--hazard; science; math--number systems; and communications. The duties include: performing dental nursing skills, chairside procedures, expanded duty procedures, dental laboratory skills, and dental office management duties; and supervising a control program. (BP)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Trade and Industrial Education Instructional Materials Lab.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
Note: For related documents, see CE 004 160-171, CE 004 173-206, CE 004 263-268, and CE 004 425-427