Note: This course version is currently under review and is subject to change.

ProgramsEngBE Hons 2015+BE HonsBE(Hons)(Biomed)Biomedical - Information Technology Major (2015)


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Year 1 - Semester 1

TypeCPCP From
Core
6CHEM1101: Chemistry 1A
Core
6ENGG1960: Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
Core
6INFO1103: Introduction to Programming
Core
3MATH1001: Differential Calculus


Note:  This unit is discontinued from 2018. Replacement unit is MATH1021.
Core
3MATH1002: Linear Algebra

Note:   The semester enrolment sequence shown in these tables is recommended for Biomedical Engineering students majoring in Information Technology. Majors in other areas are also available but will require a different sequence for completion within the expected four year timeframe.


Year 1 - Semester 2

TypeCPCP From
Core
6CHEM1102: Chemistry 1B
Core
6INFO1105: Data Structures
Core
3MATH1003: Integral Calculus and Modelling


Note:  This unit is discontinued from 2018. Replacement unit is MATH1023.
Core
3MATH1005: Statistics
Core
6MBLG1001: Molecular Biology and Genetics (Intro)

Year 2 - Semester 1

TypeCPCP From
Core
6ELEC1103: Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Core
6COMP2129: Operating Systems and Machine Principles
Core
6INFO2120: Database Systems 1
Core
6MATH2067: DEs and Vector Calculus for Engineers

Year 2 - Semester 2

TypeCPCP From
Core
6AMME1362: Materials 1
Core
6COMP2007: Algorithms and Complexity
Core
6INFO2110: Systems Analysis and Modelling
Core
6MECH2901: Anatomy and Physiology for Engineers

Year 3 - Semester 1

TypeCPCP From
Core
6MECH3660: Manufacturing Engineering


Note:  From 2018 BE(Biomedical) students should take AMME3660 instead of MECH3660.
18Select from
IT Recommended Electives for IT Major in BE Biomed

Year 3 - Semester 2

TypeCPCP From
Core
6ELEC2104: Electronic Devices and Circuits
Core
6ELEC2302: Signals and Systems
Core
6MECH3921: Biomedical Design and Technology
Core
6AMME4790: Introduction to Biomechatronics


Note:  ELEC3802 is an acceptable alternative.

Year 4 - Semester 1

TypeCPCP From
Core
6AMME4111: Thesis A


Note:  Students in the IT major can replace AMME4111,AMME4112 with INFO4991,4992 IT Research Thesis subject to the approval of the Director of the Biomedical Program.
Core
6AMME4971: Tissue Engineering
Core
0ENGG4000: Practical Experience
6Recommended Biomedical Electives


Note:  The degree requires 18 credit points of these units including at least one of the following four units: AMME4990, AMME4992, CHNG5605 or ELEC5701.
6Select from
AMME4981: Applied Biomedical Engineering
COMP5424: Information Technology in Biomedicine


Note:  COMP5456 may be done in semester 2 as an eligible alternative

Year 4 - Semester 2

TypeCPCP From
Core
6AMME4112: Thesis B


Note:  Students in the IT major can replace AMME4111,AMME4112 with INFO4991,4992 IT Research Thesis subject to the approval of the Director of the Biomedical Program.
Core
6MECH4961: Biomechanics and Biomaterials
12Select from
Recommended Biomedical Electives


Note:  The degree requires 18 credit points of these units including at least one of the following four units: AMME4990, AMME4992, CHNG5605 or ELEC5701.

No streams/majors defined for this course version.

Block 1 - IT Recommended Electives for IT Major in BE Biomed (Min CP: 18,Max CP: 18)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP3308 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 6 Semester 1
COMP3419 Graphics and Multimedia 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3615 Computer Science Project 6 Semester 2
INFO3220 Object Oriented Design 6 Semester 1
INFO3315 Human-Computer Interaction 6 Semester 2
INFO3404 Database Systems 2 6 Semester 1
Semester 2

Note: Choose 18cp from this block.

Block 2 - Applied Biomedical Computing Units (Min CP: 6,Max CP: 6)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
AMME4981 Applied Biomedical Engineering 6 Semester 1
COMP5424 Information Technology in Biomedicine 6 Semester 1
COMP5456 Introduction to Bioinformatics [not running] 6 Semester 2

Block 3 - Recommended Biomedical Electives (Min CP: 18,Max CP: 18)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
AMME4710 Computer Vision and Image Processing 6 Semester 2
AMME4990 Biomedical Product Development 6 Semester 1
AMME4992 Regulatory Affairs in the Medical Industry 6 Semester 2
AMME5931 Nanomaterials in Medicine 6 Semester 1
AMME5951 Fundamentals of Neuromodulation 6 Semester 1
AMME5962 Introduction to Mechanobiology 6 Semester 2
AMME5995 Advanced Bionics 6 Semester 1
CHNG5601 Membrane Science 6 Semester 1
CHNG5602 Cellular Biophysics [not offered in 2019] 6 Semester 1
CHNG5603 Advanced Process Modelling & Simulation 6 Semester 1
CHNG5604 Advanced Membrane Engineering 6 Semester 2
CHNG5605 Bio-Products: Laboratory to Marketplace 6 Semester 2
COMP5048 Visual Analytics 6 Semester 2
ELEC3305 Digital Signal Processing 6 Semester 1
ELEC3803 Bioelectronics 6 Semester 2
ELEC5514 Networked Embedded Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC5614 Real Time Computing 6 Semester 1
ELEC5701 Technology Venture Creation 6 Semester 2
MECH4902 Orthopaedic and Surgical Engineering 6 Semester 2
MECH5701 Computers in Real Time Control and Instrumentation 6 Semester 1
MECH5720 Sensors and Signals 6 Semester 2
MECH5907 Orthopaedic and Surgical Engineering 6 Semester 2
MTRX5700 Experimental Robotics 6 Semester 1

Note: MECH4902 has been replaced by MECH5907 from 2017. At least 18 credit points (three units of study) must be selected from the units listed above including at least one of the following: AMME4990, AMME4992, CHNG5605 or ELEC5701.

Course: Biomedical - Information Technology Major (2015)
CP Required: 192
Min FT Duration: 4.00 Years
Min PT Duration: 4.00 Years
Faculty/School: Faculty of Engineering
Years Offered: 2016, 2015
Requirements: Candidates for the degree of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)(Biomedical) are required to complete 192 credit points comprising (a) 144 credit points of the core and elective Biomedical Engineering units of study plus (b) 48 credit points in a specialist major offered by the Faculty as shown in the accompanying tables. Students who do not meet the 65% average marks requirement throughout their program will be awarded the PASS degree, Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical)

Acceptable alternative units of study

Most units of study offered by the Science Faculty shown in the tables can be replaced by an equivalent advanced level unit, subject to prerequisite conditions (as required by the Faculty of Science) being met. Students considering doing advanced options should seek advice from their department before enrolling.

Study abroad

Students undertaking Study Abroad in a particular year of their degree must enrol in the appropriate International Exchange Program units of study as an alternative to a semester's standard units.
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