AP4173 - Biomedical Materials: From Engineering to Clinical Applications

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Physics and Materials Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
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Course Aims

The concept of biomaterials engineering is to apply engineering principles and techniques to help the development and improvement of biomedical materials for modern medicine. The design and problem solving skills of engineering are key factors in medical and biological sciences to help improve patient health care and the quality of life of patients.   This course aims to provide students an overview of the properties of various biomedical materials and their clinical applications.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
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