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Biomedical Engineering
Normative 4-year Degree
Major
Biomedical Engineering
生物醫學工程
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering
工學士(生物醫學工程)
Offering Academic Unit
This Major is jointly offered by:
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Department of Physics
Department of Chemistry
Department of Computer Science
Department of Electronic Engineering
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Normal Period of Study
4 years
Maximum Period of Study
8 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
120 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (30 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2017/18



  Credit Units
University Requirements GE1401 University English 3
Discipline-specific English 3
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy 3
Distributional Requirements Take at least 1 course from each of the three distributional areas:

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

Visit the GE website for more course information.
12
College-specified Courses MA1200 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I
Or
MA1300 Enhanced Calculus and Linear Algebra I
3
MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Or
MA1301 Enhanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II
3
CS1102 Introduction to Computer Studies
Or
CS1302 Introduction to Computer Programming *

* Subject to sufficient enrollments.
3

College / School Requirements (6 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2017/18



Choose two from the following three subject areas:
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP1201General Physics I3Subject Area - Physics
BCH1100Chemistry3Subject Area - Chemistry
BCH1200Discovery in Biology3Subject Area - Biology

Major Requirements (81 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2018/19



Students are required to take ≥33 credit units in Life Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, and ≥27 credit units in General Engineering.


1. Core Courses (63 credit units)
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 Biomedical Engineering3
MBE3102Human Quantitative Physiology3
MBE4066Professional Engineering Practice3@
MBE4101Biomedical Instrumentation3
MBE4102Design Project9#
MBE4103Bio-safety and Security3♦/@

One Science course from Physics/ Chemistry/ Biology subject area under the College Requirements but not being taken by student under College Requirement in Year 1.

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP1201General Physics I3@
BCH1100Chemistry3@
BCH1200Discovery in Biology3@

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

2. Electives (18 credit units)

Students are required to earn at least 6 credit units each at B3 and B4 levels from the Electives Requirement.

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 Level Courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
BMS3101Cell Transport and Signalling3
CS3481Fundamentals of Data Science3@
MBE3101Micro and Nanotechnology for Biomedical Engineering3♦/@
MBE3103Bio-sensors and Bio-devices3♦/@
MBE3104Health Maintenance and Wellness Technology3♦/@
MBE3105Biomedical Systems and Control3♦/@
SEEM3102Quality Engineering3@

B4 Level Courses
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AP4232Radiotherapy Physics3
AP4274Radiation Biophysics3
AP4275Radiological Physics and Dosimetry3
BMS4102Technology for Regenerative Medicine3♦/@
BMS4802Genetics and Proteomics for Bioengineering3
MBE4006Consumer Mechatronics3@
MBE4032Robotics and Machine Vision3@
MBE4104Technology for Drug Discovery3♦/@
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)