Före detta tandhygieniststuderandes uppfattning om utbildningen vid Högskolan Kristianstad

  • Hanna Olsson
  • Madelene Benjaminsson

    Student thesis: Bachelor


    Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate former dental hygienist students’ view regarding their education at Kristianstad University.Material and methods: This quantitative study was descriptive and the data collection method was used by a questionnaire. This was sent by post to former dental hygienist students at Kristianstad University. In total, 57 dental hygienists participated in the study.Result: The majority of the respondents (94 %, n=54) were content with their education. The education’s primary strength turned out to be the clinical activity that is conducted while at the same time there was a wish for more practice. The content in the dental hygienist education at Kristianstad University is corresponding to the requirements in the profession including oral health science according to the majority of the respondents.Conclusion: The clinical activity that is conducted both at external dental clinics and at the dental clinic at the college has a high significance for the prospective dental hygienist’s career.Keywords: alumnus, dental hygienist, dental hygienist education, knowledge, skills description

    Date of Award2010-Jun-07
    Original languageSwedish
    SupervisorPia Andersson (Supervisor) & Stefan Renvert (Examiner)

    University credits

    • 15 HE credits

    Swedish Standard Keywords

    • Dentistry (30216)


    • alumnus
    • dental hygienist
    • dental hygienist education
    • knowledge
    • skills description

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