Course Tracks

Following is the recommended course tracks for undergraduate students in BME track.
Note that it is mandatory for students whose 2nd track is BME to take all courses chosen only from BME code courses.

Year/Sem. I (Spring) II (Fall)
2 &MTH103(Applied Linear Algebra)
*BME211(Introduction to Biomedical
Engineering)
&MTH201(Differential Equations)
**BME212(Bio-instrumental Analysis)
BIO211(Biochemistry I)
CHM211(Organic Chemistry I)
CHM231(Physical Chemistry I)
EE231 or PHY203(Electromagnetics I)
PHY213(Modern Physics)
BIO201(Molecular Biology)
BIO202(Molecular Biology Lab)
NME202(Introduction to Materials Science
and Engineering)
EE201(Basic Circuit Theory)
EE211(Probability and Introduction to
Random Processes)
3 *BME311(Transport Phenomena in Biological Systems)
**BIO301(Cell Biology)
*BME301(Computational Methods for
Biosciences and Bioengineering)
**BIO332(Anatomy and Physiology)
**BME413(Biomedical Instrumentation
Laboratory)
BME319(Optics and Imaging)
ACE311(Chemical Reaction Engineering)
ACE341(Introduction to Molecular
Biotechnology)
NME370(Introduction to Polymer Materials)
EE311(Signals and Systems)
EE301(Microelectronics I)
EE331(Introduction to electronic devices)
BME323(Biochemical Engineering)
ACE311(Chemical Reaction Engineering)
ACE352(Polymer Materials)
CHM371(Introduction to Nanochemistry)
CHM372(Introduction to Polymer Chemistry)
PHY303(Thermal and Statistical Physics)
4 **BME411(Physical Biology of the Cell)
*BME435(Biomaterials and Tissue
Engineering)
 
BME421(Nano-Bioengineering)
AMS460(Bio-inspired Materials Science)
EE411(Digital Signal Processing)
MEN451(Introduction to MEMS)
EE412(Communication Systems)
EE432(Optoelectronics)
BME431(Biomedical Engineering)
MEN472(Introduction to Sensors)
CHM473(Nanomaterials Chemistry)
CSE463(Machine Learning)
ESD202(Basic Circuit Theory & Lab)

Suggested path of the 1st track BME elective courses

For students in BME as 1st track interested in one of focused areas such as biomedical devices, biomedical imaging, biomaterials and physical biology, the following elective courses are recommended according to their academic interests. The classes listed in the table are strongly recommended, but are not required for graduation

Year/Sem. Area of Interest (Elective Course Only)
Biomedical Devices Biomedical Imaging Biomaterials Physical Biology
2 CHM211
CHM231
BIO201
BIO211
BIO202
EE201
EE231 or PHY203
PHY301 or CHM232
PHY213
BIO211
CHM211
CHM231
NME251
NME202 or AMS202
PHY203
PHY213
EE211
BIO202
3 BME319
BME323
CHM371
ACE311
NME202
BME319
EE311
BIO201
ACE341
CHM371
CHM372 or NME370
or ACE352
EE311
PHY303
4 BME431
BME421
CHM473
MEN451
MEN472
AMS460
ESD202 or EE201
BME431
EE411
BME421
BME431
CHM473
MEN451
AMS460
CSE463