Faculty of Engineering

Biomedical Engineering (2015)

Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2015.
WARNING: This course version is currently under review and is subject to change.

1. Overview

Course: Biomedical Engineering (2015)
CP Required: 192
Min FT Duration: 4.00 Years
Min PT Duration: 4.00 Years
Faculty/School: Faculty of Engineering
Years Offered: 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

2. Requirements

Candidates for the degree of Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering 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.

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.

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From

Note: Students should follow the four year programs as specified for their individual major.

Chemical and Biomolecular major: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)-CBE

Electrical major: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)-Elec

Information Technology major: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)-IT

Mechanical major: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)-Mech

Mechatronics major: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)-Mtrx


Students in Biomedical combined degrees with Arts, Commerce, Law, Science, Medical Science or Project Management should follow the five/six programs set out for each combination.

Combined with Bachelor of Arts: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)Arts

Combined with Bachelor of Commerce: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)BCom

Combined with Bachelor of Laws: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)LLB

Combined with Bachelor of Medical Science: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)BMedSc

Combined with Bachelor of Project Management: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)BPM

Combined with Bachelor of Science: http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-degree-page/name/BEHons(Biomed)BSc

4. Pathways

No streams/majors defined for this course version.

5. Unit Blocks

No Unit Tables defined for this course version.