Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours for the semester
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| When undertaking this subject students can not gain credit for the following subject |
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/|
|Subject Overview:||Definition and scope of biomedical engineering. Brief history of medicine, including human anatomy, physiology, and the rise of modern molecular biology. Description of the development of quantitative methods in biology, and the role of engineering in understanding complex biological systems. Topics covered include biomaterials and physiologic modelling of systems at various levels. Brief description of relevant laws, professional ethics and the regulatory environment.|
|Objectives:||On successful completion, students should be able to |
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Notes:||Subject replaces 421-698 Biomedical Engineering from 2010 |
Master of Biomedical Engineering |
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