University of Technology Sydney

92045 Instrument and Circulating Nursing

6cp; To maintain social distancing because of COVID-19, workshops will be provided online. Please see Canvas for details.


This subject is designed to enhance the students’ knowledge and understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the instrument and circulating nurse. Through the development of specialised knowledge students advance their expertise in clinical and technical skills and professional practice within the perioperative environment. The content of this subject builds on perioperative principles addressed in 92044 Core Concepts in Perioperative Nursing.

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