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Biomedical Physics

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BP5002 - Computing and Engineering in Medicine

Credit Points: 30

Course Co-ordinator: Dr AR Allen

Pre-requisite(s): Undergraduate degree, normally in a Physical Science or Engineering subject.

Note(s): Restricted to students taking one of the four BMP PgT programmes.

Lectures and practicals covering:
Computing, software development, computing applications, digital electronics, mechanics, analogue electronics, medical electronics, orthopaedics, rehabilitation engineering.

55 one-hour lectures over half-session; 2 practical sessions over half-session; 4 software development sessions over half-session; 4 tutorials over half-session.

1 two-hour written examination (50%); continuous assessment (50%).