Design and fabrication theory for medical devices and associated technologies. Investigating choice of materials/biomaterials, processing techniques and performance. Use and application of the medical devices and technologies.
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|Paper title||Medical Devices and Technology|
|Points||20 points 20 points|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year, Full Year|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,566.65|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,793.66|
- Limited to
- MSc, MAppSc, PGDipAppSc, PGCertAppSc
- May not be credited together with BIOE 402 passed in 2016 or 2017.
- Teaching staff
- Course Co-ordinator: Dr Azam Ali
- Course workbook is provided.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning, Scholarship.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Understand applications of biomaterials and engineering sciences to biology and humans
- Understand selected physiological processes and the needs for diagnosis and treatment/repair of injury and diseases
- Identify appropriate techniques to design, process and develop technology (ie system or medical devices) for medical applications
- Learn in vitro or in vivo study methods essential in bioengineering