MBE2103 - Medical Biotechnology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Biomedical Engineering /
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
BCH1200 or PHY1201 (Prerequisites which are not part of the Major Requirement are waived for students admitted with Advanced Standing.)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19

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

This course provides a coherent overview of various measurement techniques with relevance to bioengineering applications.  Students will learn the fundamental concepts of biological and medical measurements, and essential knowledge of the required human physiology. In particular, this course emphasizes on students’ understanding of biological/physiological signals of a human body and the effective signal acquisition techniques. Further, it introduces also the characterization and interpretation of the measured bio-signals using statistical analysis techniques commonly used in hospitals and other bioengineering/biomedical tasks.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


Useful Links

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering