ERIC Number: EJ599517
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Developing a Competency-Based Curriculum for a Dental Hygiene Program.
DeWald, Janice P.; McCann, Ann L.
Journal of Dental Education, v63 n11 p793-804 Nov 1999
Describes the three-step process used to develop a competency-based curriculum at the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene (Texas A&M University). The process involved development of a competency document (detailing three domains, nine major competencies, and 54 supporting competencies), an evaluation plan, and a curriculum inventory which defined the curriculum in terms of the competencies. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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