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BME 115 Introduction to Biomedical Engineering (Fall 2014)

Time: Lecture: TR 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM, Lab: R 9:00 AM - 11:45 AM, F 9:00 AM - 11:45 AM, F 1:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Location: ENG 401
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Introduction to principles of bioengineering; interaction of engineering with biology for societal benefit; topics include introductory cell and molecular biology, biomechanics, biomaterials, biopharmaceuticals, bioinformatics, instrumentation including diagnostic and analytical techniques, FDA regulations, clinical trials, and ethical issues. PREREQUISITES: ENGR 10, CHEM 1B, MATH 31, and PHYS 50 all with a grade of C or better, or instructor consent.