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SURG 440 Basic Sciences for Surgical Technology

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Course Description

This course reviews human anatomy and physiology for surgical procedures and common disease states requiring surgical intervention. The course also covers medications used duirng surgery. Concepts of microbiology and basic physics are discussed as they are applied to operating room procedures and practices.

Units: 6.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 96-108
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • TBA hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 168-189
Prerequisites: Admission to the Surgical Technology Program.
Corequisites: None