SUR - Surgical Technology

SUR 101 Intro to Surgical Technology (5)

This course includes a study of the surgical environment, team concepts, aseptic technique, hospital organization, basic instrumentation and supplies, sterilization, principles of infection control, and wound healing.

SUR 102 Applied Surgical Technology (5)

This course covers the principles and application of aseptic technique, the perioperative role, and medical/legal aspects. Patient safety, medical legal aspects of the operating room, speciality equipment and pharmacology are included.

SUR 103 Surgical Procedures I (4)

This course is a study of a system to system approach to surgical procedures and relates regional anatomy, pathology, specialty equipment, and team responsibility. Patient safety, medical/legal aspects, and drugs used in surgery are emphasized.

SUR 104 Surgical Procedures II (4)

This course is a study of the various specialties of surgical procedures.

SUR 111 Basic Surgical Practicum (7)

This course includes the application of theory under supervision in the perioperative role in various clinical affiliations.

SUR 113 Advanced Surgical Practicum (6)

This course includes a supervised progression of surgical team responsibilities and duties of the perioperative role in various clinical affiliations.

SUR 120 Surgical Seminar (2)

This course includes the comprehensive correlation of theory and practice in the perioperative role.