Dec 07, 2022  
2022 - 2023 College Catalog 
    
2022 - 2023 College Catalog
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SUR* 109 - Microbiology for Surgical Technologists


2 credits
Gives a broad overview of general microbiology and the clinical microbiology most necessary for the surgical technologist to understand. Emphasizes the importance of sterile technique and infection control in the operating room while covering basic information such as bacterial staining, microscopy, how bacteria can be cultivated and identified in the laboratory, the most significant human pathogens and how the immune system responds to them. Lecture Hours: 2
Prerequisite(s): CSA* 105 , ENG* 101 HIM* 101 , MAT* 109  (or higher) all with a grade of C or higher; BIO* 115  with a grade of C+ or higher; ENG* 102  or ENG* 202  (pre- or co-req), Social Phenomena elective.  Corequisite(s): SUR* 110 , SUR* 111 , and ENG* 102  or ENG* 202  



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