Biomedical Engineering in ScandinaviaSemester Course

Program
Engineering
Week-Long Study Tour
Iceland
Core Course Week Study Tour
Sweden
Major Discipline(s)
Biology, Biomedicine / Biotechnology, Engineering
New Course Note
This course starts in Fall 2021.
Type
Core Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
3

Engineer tools for biomedical discovery. This course explores the design, development, and implementation of cutting edge technologies instrumental in advancing the biomedical sciences. Featuring current developments in Stockholm and the Nordic region, the course incorporates Field Studies with real-life examples from academia and industry, to explain, analyze, and evaluate engineering principles behind technology design. Topics may include medical devices, noninvasive imaging, biomechanics, nanotechnologies, stem cell and tissue engineering, molecular and structural imaging technologies, and genetic engineering. Through a collaborative project involving local researchers and industry partners, you utilize engineering principles to propose novel technologies within the field.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Chemistry / Biochemistry, Physics / Biophysics