Materials Science and Engineering (Honours) / Biomedical Engineering

UNSW Sydney

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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Sydney
5 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This degree includes a four year Bachelor of Engineering in Materials Science and a final year Master of Biomedical Engineering. It is specifically designed for students who want to pursue a career in biomedical engineering through the technical base of materials science and engineering.

This degree focuses on the development, processing and application of materials used in many areas of biomedical engineering, including orthopaedics, dental and maxillofacial implants, artificial vascular materials, controlled drug delivery, prosthetics and orthotics, and device housings.

This five-year program includes lectures, practical hands-on laboratory work, research and design projects. It also includes components of professional communication, management aspects of business and industrial training. A Masters project is undertaken in the final year.
Majors

Ceramic Engineering
Physical Metallurgy
Process Metallurgy
Materials Engineering

Careers

Anatomist
Biomedical Engineer
Industrial Chemist
Inventor
Materials Scientist
Product Analyst
Product Developer
Quality Assurance Specialist
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