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BMET2902: Introduction to Bioelectronics

This unit aims to provide a foundation for biomedical engineering students on the fundamentals of circuit analysis as it relates to electrophysiology and electrophysiological systems. This unit will also introduce the concepts of impedance and electric field measurements as they relate to biological circuits and bioelectronic systems.

Code BMET2902
Academic unit Biomedical Engineering
Credit points 6
12cp 1000-level MATH

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Demonstrate an understanding of bioelectricity
  • LO2. Understand and analyse fundamental electrical circuitry in the context of physiological and non-physiological models
  • LO3. Demonstrate understanding and knowledge in how electricity interacts with various tissues in the body
  • LO4. Understand the fundamentals of computational models of bioelectricity
  • LO5. Learn laboratory skills (experiment running, data collection and analysis) associated with bioelectricity
  • LO6. Demonstrate understanding and knowledge in how foundations of electrical engineering apply to current medical devices

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.

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