SUR 100 : PRINCIPLES OF SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY
This course is an introduction to the field of surgical technology as a career. Emphasis is on the role of the surgical technologist, principles of asepsis, principles of patient care, surgical procedures, operative techniques, blood-borne pathogens, safety, pharmacology, and surgical instrumentation. Upon completion, the student should be able to demonstrate practical application of the basic principles and skills of the surgical technologist.
Lab Hours: 10
Lecture Hours: 3
Admission to the program and advisor approval.
Program: Surgical Technology