​Biomedical Engineering, Minor (0122)

  • Western Sydney University Minor Code: 0122

Available to students in other Western Sydney University programs?  No

The Biomedical Engineering minor includes elements from the bioelectronics, biomechanical and biomechatronic specialisations. This allows students to undertake multidisciplinary study within engineering, which combines knowledge from electronics, chemical, materials, mechanical and mechatronic engineering with the life sciences of medicine, biology and molecular biology. Graduates will be equipped with professional skills to work in biomedical industry as engineers, with a good understanding of multidisciplinary principles and practices.


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Minor Structure

This minor is only available to students enrolled in Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (3740) and Bachelor of Engineering Advanced (Honours) (3771).

Students must complete 4 subjects as follows.

Subject Title Credit Points
HLTH 2003Biomechanics10
ENGR 3004Biomedical Signals and Data Analysis10
ENGR 4038Biomedical Electronics10
BIOS 1022Introduction to Human Biology10
Total Credit Points40