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Introduction to Clinical Engineering (Module)

Module description

The module will provide the students with an understanding of the engineering, physics and physiological principles that underpin the main areas of Clinical Engineering. Information from this module is complemented with the knowledge from the other core module Biomechanical and Clinical Measurements.  The module will also introduce students to the concepts of safe working practice through identification of hazards and methods for their reduction. The module will also familiarise the students with the function of specific medical equipment and computers used in medicine.

Staff information

Not applicable

Teaching pattern

Lectures and seminars

Module assessment - more information

Not applicable

Key information

Module code 7MIGEP23

Credit level 3

Assessment coursework written examination/s

Credit value 30

Semester Semester 1 (autumn)

Study abroad module No