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.

Prerequisites

Admission to the program and advisor approval.

Overview

Program

credits

5
Lecture Hours
3
Lab Hours
10