Pre-requisites: BIE103

Co-requisites: MGT388, MGT389

Aims/Description: In this module students will engage in a bioengineering design and build task. Working in small teams the students will take principal responsibility for organizing themselves, researching the topic and producing engineering solutions to deliver a final product to a specification given to them at the outset. The work will be practical mechanical and electronic construction and testing, supported by a financial budget per team. Development of appropriate safety, compliance and end-user documentation is also required.

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Practical skills assessment, Presentation, Project/ portfolio

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Bioengineering, course in IPE):

Teaching timetable


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