Surgical Technology (SRGT)

SRGT-1260. Clinical I. (2 Credits)

(2-0-0-8) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: Admission to the surgical technology program and grade of C or better in BIOL 2401) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Lab fee $87 includes professional liability insurance and drug screen.

SRGT-1405. Introduction to Surgical Technology. (4 Credits)

(4-2-2-0) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: Admission to the surgical technology program and grade of C or better in BIOL 2401) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. Orientation to surgical technology theory, surgical pharmacology and anesthesia, technological sciences and patient care concepts. Lab fee $95 includes exam prep packages.

SRGT-1409. Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts And Techniques. (4 Credits)

(4-2-6-0) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: Admission to the surgical technology program and grade of C or better in BIOL 2401) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. In-depth coverage of perioperative concepts such as aseptic principles and practices, infectious processes, wound healing, and creation and maintenance of the sterile field. Lab fee.

SRGT-1441. Surgical Procedures I. (4 Credits)

(4-4-0-0) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: SRGT 1405, 1409 and 1260) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. Introduction to surgical pathology and its relationship to surgical procedures. Emphasis on surgical procedures related to the general, OB/GYN, genitourinary, otorhinolaryngology and orthopedic surgical specialties incorporating instruments, equipment and supplies required for safe patient care. Lab Fee $50 includes CST practice exam.

SRGT-1442. Surgical Procedures II. (4 Credits)

(4-4-0-0) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: SRGT 1405, 1409 and 1260) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. Introduction to surgical pathology and its relationship to surgical procedures. Emphasis on surgical procedures related to cardiothoracic, peripheral vascular, plastic/reconstructive, ophthalmology, oral/maxillofacial and neurological surgical specialties incorporating instruments, equipment and supplies required for safe patient care. Lab fee $247 includes AST certification exam fee, exam prep materials, and AST membership.

SRGT-2461. Clinical II. (4 Credits)

(4-0-0-16) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: SRGT 1405, 1409 and 1260) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Lab fee.

SRGT-2462. Clinical III. (4 Credits)

(4-0-0-16) This course is taken for academic credit. (Prerequisite: SRGT 1405, 1409 and 1260) Students will earn an A, B, C, D, F, or W. A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Lab fee.