Mar 28, 2023  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BE 2000 - Biomedical Engineering Design I

1 lecture hours 0 lab hours 1 credits
Course Description
This course is the first in a series of seven design courses that comprise the BE design sequence. In this course, particular emphasis is placed on design team formation, problem definition, identification of customers and customer needs, and literature review. In particular techniques for systematically searching trade, medical and engineering literature will be described. Project management techniques and budgeting, as well as FDA requirements for medical device design documentation will be covered. The course ends with team presentations defining their project objectives. (prereq: BE 1000 )
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • No course learning outcomes appended

Prerequisites by Topic
  • Algebra, high school chemistry, english composition

Course Topics
  • Design team formation, organization and operation
  • Design problem definition
  • Identification of customers and customer needs
  • Technical literature reviews including the systematic search of trade, medical and engineering literature
  • Project budgeting and funding
  • Medical device regulation (introduction only)

Charles Tritt

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