MBE6117 - Biomedical-safety and Risk Assessment

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course introduces the important elements of bio/medical-safety and risk assessment and provides an overview of the bio-safety practices, equipment and facilities for the safe and secure handling of bio samples and dangerous pathogens in a laboratory setting. Related topics, such as bio-hazardous history, bio-safety level, hazardous sign, risk assessment, bloodborne or airborne pathogens, bio-terrorism, food safety, human pathogens and toxins.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering