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Higher Certificate in Engineering in Biomedical Engineering

Higher Certificate in Eng
Programme Code: CR_EBIME_6
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
No. of Semesters:4
NFQ Level:6
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:120
programmeReviewDate:February 2019

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A knowledge of areas of mathematics, science, ICT, design, business and engineering practice relevant to the biomedical engineering technician.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, ICT, design, business and engineering practice to the solution of well-defined biomedical engineering technology problems.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to use basic techniques, skills and modern computer-based engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to assist in the design of a system, component or process to meet specified needs and to contribute to the assessment of the technical performance of the design.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to contribute to the solution of common engineering technology problems in biomedical engineering.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work autonomously and as a member of a multidisciplinary team and to supervise staff in well-defined work settings.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify and address learning needs within a structured learning environment and an awareness of the need for continued professional development.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An understanding of the wider social, political, business and economic contest within which engineering operates and the need for high ethical standards in the practice of engineering, including the responsibilities of the engineering profession towards people and the environment.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
BIOL6002 Applied Biology of the Cell
MECH6007 Thermofluids
MECH6011 Materials & Processes
MECH6008 Introductory CAD
MATH6014 Technological Mathematics 1
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MECH6029 Mechanics
PHOL6001 Applied Anatomy and Physiology
MECH6040 Intro 3-D Parametric Modelling
MATH6015 Technological Mathematics 2
MECH6017 Pneumatics
Module Code Module Title
BIOE6001 Biomedical Devices
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
BIOE6002 Biomechanic,Statics & Dynamics
MECH6021 3-D Mech Analysis & Design
PHYS6009 Instrumentation & Measurement
MATH6040 Technological Mathematics 201
MANU6012 Metrology & Quality Control
MECH6014 Mechanical Workshop Practice

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
MECH6025 Material Science
BIOM6009 Microbes & Control Principles
MECH6032 Electro-Pneu. & M/C maint.
BIOE6003 Thermofluids for Biomed Eng
MANU6005 Advanced Manufacturing Tech.
Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
STAT6010 Intro. to Probability & Stats
STAT7003 Technological Mathematics 302

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