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SUR110

Intro to Surgical Tech

This course provides a comprehensive study of peri-operative care, patient care concepts, and professional practice concepts within the profession of surgical technology. Topics include introductory concepts, organizational structure and relationships, legal, ethical and moral issues, medical terminology, pharmacology, anesthesia, wound healing management concepts, and the technological sciences. Upon completion, students should be able to apply theoretical knowledge of the course topics to the practice of surgical technology.

Lecture Hours: 

3.00

Lab Hours: 

0.00

Clinical Hours: 

0.00

Credit Hours: 

3.00

Prerequisites: 

Prerequisites: Enrollment in the Surg Tech program

Corequisites: 

Corequisites: SUR 111 and BIO 163

Day Semesters: 

Evening Semesters: