University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Medical Devices

This course provides engineers and physical scientists with knowledge and understanding of the medical devices used in diagnosis and treatment of patients. The training programme equips you with the basic knowledge and terminology in current life science subjects to allow you to explore topics in your own research project with direction from your supervisor. You'll gain practical experience in the life science techniques and an appreciation of interdisciplinary project work.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Medical science for engineering; biomedical instrumentation; biomedical electronics; professional studies in biomedical engineering; research methodology; advanced techniques in biomedical research; medical genomics; introductory pharmacology. Elective modules: Tissue mechanics; regenerative medicine and tissue engineering; prosthetics and orthotics; cardiovascular devices; clinical and sports biomechanics; bio-signal processing and analysis; biomaterials and biocompatibility; clinical biochemistry; advanced techniques in molecular biology; medical device project.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 19,100 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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