This course places particular emphasis on applications in advanced instrumentation for medicine and surgery; it also encourages students to develop research skills by taking part in research projects during their training.
Modules include: Bioinstrumentation; biomechanical systems; biomaterials; introduction to medical sciences; advanced medical and surgical instrumentation; research project.
The course is assessed by coursework and examination, plus dissertation.
The normal entry requirement is a four-year Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in a discipline that provides a suitable basis for the course, e.g. biomedical, electrical, electronic or mechanical engineering, physics or mathematics. Students with other academic backgrounds or exceptional work experience in the chosen field, should contact the Course Director to make further enquiries and to discuss their individual cases. Please check our website for English language requirements.