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Mechanical (Biomedical) (till 2014) (2012)


Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2012.


1. Overview

Course: Mechanical (Biomedical) (till 2014) (2012)
CP Required: 192
Min FT Duration: 4.00 Years
Min PT Duration: N/A
Faculty/School: University Archive
Years Offered: 2012, 2011, 2010

2. Requirements

Students in the Honours program must enrol in AMME4111 & AMME4112. Students in the Pass Program must enrol in AMME4121 & AMME4122.

The elective AMME4790 Intro Biomechatronics is an acceptable alternative to ELEC3802. You can not do both.

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 BIOL1003: Human Biology
Core
6 ENGG1801: Engineering Computing
Core
6 ENGG1803: Professional Engineering 1
Core
3 MATH1001: Differential Calculus
Core
3 MATH1002: Linear Algebra

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 AMME1550: Dynamics 1
Core
6 CHEM1101: Chemistry 1A


Note: This unit is also available in first semester.
Core
6 ENGG1802: Engineering Mechanics
Core
3 MATH1003: Integral Calculus and Modelling
Core
3 MATH1005: Statistical Thinking with Data

Year 2 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 AMME2302: Materials 1
Core
6 AMME2500: Engineering Dynamics
Core
6 ELEC2004: Electrical Engineering: Foundations
Core
6 MATH2067: DEs and Vector Calculus for Engineers

Year 2 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 AMME2200: Introductory Thermofluids
Core
6 AMME2301: Mechanics of Solids 1
Core
6 MECH2400: Mechanical Design 1
Core
6 MECH2901: Anatomy and Physiology for Engineers

Year 3 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 AMME3500: System Dynamics and Control
Core
6 MECH3261: Fluid Mechanics 2
Core
6 MECH3362: Materials 2
Core
6 MECH3660: Manufacturing Engineering

Year 3 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 MECH3361: Mechanics of Solids 2
Core
6 MECH3460: Mechanical Design 2
Core
6 MECH3661: Engineering Management
Core
6 MECH3921: Biomedical Design and Technology

Year 4 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC3802: Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering


Note: The elective AMME4790 Intro Biomechatronics is an acceptable alternative to ELEC3802. You can not do both.
Core
6 AMME4111: Thesis A


Note: Under the change of rules in 2015 and for AQF and accreditation compliance, students should enrol in AMME4111 /AMME4112
Core
0 ENGG4000: Practical Experience
Core
6 MECH4601: Professional Engineering 2
6 Select from Unit Block:
Recommended

Year 4 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 AMME4112: Thesis B


Note: Under the change of rules in 2015 and for AQF and accreditation compliance, students should enrol in AMME4111 /AMME4112
Core
6 MECH4961: Biomechanics and Biomaterials
12 Select from Unit Block:
Recommended

4. Pathways

Honours Thesis

Type CP CP From
Core
6 AMME4111: Thesis A
Core
6 AMME4112: Thesis B

Note: Students with ISWAM of 65% or greater are eligible for Honours pathway and can replace 4th Year Engineering Project units AMME4121 and AMME4122 with Honours Thesis Units AMME4111 and AMME4112.

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - Recommended

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
AMME4210 Computational Fluid Dynamics 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
AMME4790 Introduction to Biomechatronics 6 Semester 2
AMME4971 Tissue Engineering 6 Semester 1
AMME4981 Applied Biomedical Engineering 6 Semester 1
AMME4990 Biomedical Product Development 6 Semester 1
AMME4992 Regulatory Affairs in the Medical Industry 6 Semester 2
MECH4902 Orthopaedic and Surgical Engineering 6 Semester 2

Note: Students need to complete 18 credit points from the fourth year units in this table.