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SUT 1120 The Surgical Process

Advances the framework and environment for the practice of Surgical Technology. Focuses on wound healing and management, surgical approaches, and advanced specialty equipment and supplies.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Surgical Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: BIO 1222 or BIO 1242 AND BIO 2205 AND SUT 1110 AND SUT 1117 AND Restricted to Majors 


  • Describe intraoperative safety, communication, and critical thinking.
  • Identify basic surgical approaches by type, name, and function.
  • Describe and demonstrate preparation and handling of needles, suture materials, and identifying hemostatic techniques.

Credit Hours: 2

Classroom Hours: 2