BME I6500 Capstone Design I: Identifying the Problem

The first course of a three course sequence in which a yearlong group project will be undertaken to design and construct a biomedical engineering device or system.  This first course emphasizes the identification of a need for a biomedical device/system/drug. Students will learn to perform a high-level assessment of the characteristics of the medical area in which a biomedical need should be identified. The course will include topics such as strategic focus, observation and problem identification, need statement development, disease state fundamentals and treatment options.



Contact Hours