Engineering in Medicine and Biology - BIOM1010

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 4

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

Available for General Education: Yes (more info)

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This course introduces the field of biomedical engineering where the principles of engineering are used to solve problems in medicine and biology. Topics covered include a basic introduction to biological systems, the engineering approach to biological systems and the application of basic engineering concepts to solving biomedical problems with examples from cutting edge technologies including the artificial heart, bionic eye, magnetic resonance imaging and tissue engineering.


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