Medical Device Development

Fall 2024 > Engineering/Engineering Technology > BMEN.5030 > 031V

Course No: BMEN.5030-031V; SIS Class Nbr: 13555; SIS Term: 3410
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course focuses of conceptualizing and developing medical devices, including research, clinical needs, engineering, and intellectual property. Students will explore and navigate the principles underlying the successes and challenges of medical device development through project-based learning. In collaboration with faculty from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, students will learn a vast rang of biomedical engineering approaches ranging from non-invasive, invasive, implantable devices for mechanical, chemical, optical, and electrical interfacing for diagnostics and treatment. As required, projects will focus on device design, actuation, instrumentation, control, software to address unmet clinical needs.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
  • Section Notes: HyFlex Course; Combined with section: BMEN.5030.201P.
  • Core Codes: HYFX
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Walfre Franco
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When Offered & Tuition

  • M,W | 2:00 PM-3:15 PM ET Online
  • 2024 Fall: Sep 04 to Dec 20
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $2250
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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