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Bioengineering
Advanced Standing I
Major
Bioengineering
生物工程
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Engineering in Bioengineering
工學士(生物工程)
Offering Academic Unit
This Major is jointly offered by:
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Department of Physics and Materials Science
Department of Biology and Chemistry
Department of Computer Science
Department of Electronic Engineering
Normal Period of Study
3 years
Maximum Period of Study
6 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
90 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (21 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2016/17



  Credit Units
University Requirements GE1401 University English 3
Discipline-specific English 3
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy 3
Distributional Requirements Take 2 courses from two different distributional areas:

Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

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6
College-specified Courses MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II

Students may also be required to take MA1200 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I as a prerequisite subject to the result of the MA placement test.
3
CS1102 Introduction to Computer Studies
Or
CS1302 Introduction to Computer Programming *

* Subject to sufficient enrollments.
3

College / School Requirements (0 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2016/17



Not required.


Major Requirements (69 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2016/17



Course exemptions granted to individual students should be made up within electives in the Major Requirement.

1. Core Courses (60 credit units^)

^ 3 credit units of core course are to be waived for students from the B2 level courses: BCH2013, BMS2801, MA2177, MBE2003, MBE2029, MBE2101, MBE2102, MBE2103, MBE2104 and MBE2105 based on the academic background of students.
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP3130Biomaterials3
BCH2013Microbiology3
BMS2801Molecules and Cells3
CS4465Computational Biology and Bioinformatics3
EE3919Medical Imaging and Signal Processing3
MA2177Engineering Mathematics and Statistics3@
MBE2003Mechanics3@
MBE2029Electrical and Electronic Principles I3@
MBE2101Thermo and Fluid Dynamics3@
MBE2102Introduction to Biomechanics3♦/@
MBE2103Medical Biotechnology3
MBE2104Tissue Engineering3♦/@
MBE2105Introduction to Bioengineering3
MBE3101Micro and Nanotechnology for Bioengineering3♦/@
MBE3102Human Quantitative Physiology3
MBE4066Professional Engineering Practice3@
MBE4101Biomedical Instrumentation3
MBE4102Bioengineering Design Project9#

Select ONE from the following:
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP1201General Physics I3@
BCH1100Chemistry3@
BCH1200Discovery in Biology3@

♦  Life Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
@  General Engineering
#  Integrative Project

2. Electives (9 credit units)

Students are required to complete at least 9 credit units of electives with a minimum of 6 credit units at B3 and/or B4 levels, in addition to credit units required to make up for exempted core courses.

B2 Level Courses
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP2102Introduction to Materials Engineering3@
CS2204Fundamentals of Internet Applications Development3@
EE2104Introduction to Electromagnetics3@
EE2109Electronic Circuits3@
FS2001Workshop-based Study in Science and Engineering3@
MBE2016Engineering Graphics3@
MBE2020Engineering Workshop Practice0@
MBE2036Engineering Computing3@

B3 and B4 Level Courses
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP4232Radiotherapy Physics3
AP4274Radiation Biophysics3
AP4275Radiological Physics and Dosimetry3
BMS3101Cell Transport and Signalling3
BMS4102Technology for Regenerative Medicine3♦/@
BMS4802Genetics and Proteomics for Bioengineering3
CS3481Fundamentals of Data Science3@
MBE3103Bio-sensors and Bio-devices3♦/@
MBE3104Health Maintenance and Wellness Technology3♦/@
MBE3105Biological Systems and Control3♦/@
MBE4006Consumer Mechatronics3@
MBE4032Robotics and Machine Vision3@
MBE4103Bio-safety and Security3♦/@
MBE4104Technology for Drug Discovery3♦/@
SEEM3062Quality Engineering I3@
SEEM4024Project Management3@

♦  Life Sciences and Biomedical Engineering
@  General Engineering
#  Integrative Project

3. Optional Courses
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
FS4001Co-operative Education Scheme (CES)8Internship (8 months)
FS4002Industrial Attachment Scheme3Internship (9 to 12 weeks)