10 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: This module will introduce the application of engineering principles to biological and medical problems and give the student an appreciation of the breadth of bioengineering and identify to students what knowledge areas and skills are needed in order to contribute to the development of the fast growing field of bioengineering. It will also help create links with students and draw on the other modules that students will take in year 1

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to level 1 students on the MEng/BEng Bioengineering programme.

Staff Contact: GREEN NICOLA H
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Laboratory work, Independent Study,
Assessment: Practical skills assessment, Presentation

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

Teaching timetable


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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

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