AP4284 - Medical Physics II

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Physics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
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Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18

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

To continue the course of Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering I, the aim of this course is to reinforce the knowledge of physics in medicine. The course materials mainly cover the application of physics in vision, cardiovascular function, and neuromuscular coordination of the human body at an intermediate level. Particular emphasis is given to generation and detection of electrical and magnetic signals in the body.

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

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


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