BH069 - Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical Engineering) (Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH069
Plan name: Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical Engineering) (Honours)
Plan code: BH069
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079597B

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2022 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, please note that some courses listed in this structure will have their course marks count toward your program's weighted average mark. Your weighted average mark will determine the honours level of your award once you have completed the program. If a course counts toward your weighted average mark, that fact will be stated in its course guide. In Enrolment Online, after you completed your course enrolment, you will be notified which of the enrolled courses will count toward the weighted average mark.

   Year One of Program
 
AND   Year Two of Program
 
AND   Year Three of Program
 
AND   Year Four of Program
 
AND   (Year Four of Program - Option 1
 
OR   Year Four of Program - Option 2
 )
AND   Year Four of Program - Electives
 

VERY IMPORTANT ADMINISTRATIVE ESSENTIALS:

Induction and Orientation Essentials

Before starting your courses in your program, we strongly advise you to complete following induction modules:

 

 

These skills are essential.

 

 

Study Load

 

Full-time study load is 48 credit points or Four (4) courses equivalent each semester.

Part-time study load is 24 credit points or Two (2) course equivalent each semester.

 

Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

At RMIT you can apply for credit so your previous learning or experience counts toward your RMIT program.

  • Lodge the relevant credit/RPL form(s) on the with all your supporting documents, to ensure you can enrol the correct courses for the semester. 
  • Where possible please apply for credit at the beginning of your program, this ensures correct study plan advice.

 

Pre/Co Requisites

Please ensure that you have met necessary prerequisites by checking course guides - click YES in the Preqs/Coreqs column.

You are required to successfully complete relevant prerequisites in the program in order to progress to the next stage of your studies.

 

Important Student Information:

  • All core course requirements of the program including electives must be completed.
  • You must repeat any failed core course/s at the earliest opportunity.
  • Not all courses listed are available each semester.
  • Ensure that all enrolment activities adhere to the relevant census dates.
  • Refer to the Course Guides for further course specific information.
  • The university's policy and procedures regarding WAM, can be found at: Weighted average mark (WAM).
  • For some programs/courses, students are expected to attend lab sessions See the timetable for more information.
  • Non-compliance to the Enrolment Program Structure (EPS) can result in delay of graduation and/or need to take additional courses. 
  • If you have any questions/concerns, please submit your query via Student Management Portal (SMP).
  • Please Note: Some Linked information can only be accessed if you are logged into your RMIT student account.

Further information regarding your program structure can be found by accessing the  Program Guide

 

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Year One of Program

2022 Semester 1 Commencing Students

Students WITHOUT VCE Maths Methods or VCE Specialist Maths, complete the following courses:


Sem 1 2022 - OENG1208, OENG1166 OENG1206, MATH2395
Sem 2 2022 - MATH2393, OENG1204, OENG1210, EEET2249, 

 

Students WITH VCE Maths Methods or VCE Specialist Maths or equivalent, complete the following course:


Sem 1 2022 - MATH2393 OENG1208, OENG1166 OENG1206
Sem 2 2022 - OENG1204, OENG1210, EEET2249, COSC2960 (Option)
 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Engineering Mathematics 12 Yes MATH2393 City Campus 1350 1396
Engineering Science 12 OENG1208 City Campus 1238
Introduction to Professional Engineering Practice 12 OENG1166 City Campus 1213
Creative Engineering CAD 12 OENG1204 City Campus 1359
Introduction to Engineering for the Human Body 12 OENG1210 City Campus 1303
Digital Fundamentals 12 OENG1206 City Campus 1340
Introduction to Electrical and Electronic Engineering 12 Yes EEET2249 City Campus 1287
AND
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If you have not completed VCE Maths Methods or VCE Specialist Maths or equivalent, you must complete the following course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Engineering Mathematics 12 MATH2395 City Campus 3201
OR

If you have completed VCE Maths Methods or VCE Specialist Maths or equivalent, complete the following course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Foundations of Artificial Intelligence for STEM 12 COSC2960 City Campus 1242 1210
}
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Sem 1 2022 

MATH2161, EEET2255, EEET2246, EEET2369
 

Sem 2 2022

MIET2461, OENG1073, MIET2419 (Mechanics and Materials 1) Class No: 3221, OENG1229 (Biomedical Chemistry and Structural Materials) Class No: 3197

MIET2419 & OENG1229 can be found via class search in Enrolment Online
 

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mathematics for ECE 12 Yes MATH2161 City Campus 1372
Electronics 12 Yes EEET2255 City Campus 1325
Engineering Computing 1 12 Yes EEET2246 City Campus 1288
Biomedical Computer Aided Design 12 MIET2461 City Campus 1300
Physiological Flows 12 Yes OENG1073 City Campus 1298
Signals and Systems 1 12 Yes EEET2369 City Campus 1337
Biomedical Chemistry and Structural Materials 12 OENG1229 City Campus 3197
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

IMPORTANT: To enroll in OENG1165 - Professional Engineering Experience approval must first be sought per the advice found here.  To enrol in OENG1164 - Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project please follow the advice found here.

Please Note: Linked information can only be accessed if you are logged into your RMIT student account.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biomedical Engineering Design and Practice 1 12 Yes OENG1132 Bundoora Campus 1429
Biomedical Engineering Design and Practice 2 12 Yes OENG1133 Bundoora Campus 1301
Research Methods for Engineers 12 EEET2449 City Campus 1428 1373
Biomedical Signal Analysis 12 Yes EEET2494 Bundoora Campus 1273
Biomaterials 12 Yes MIET2498 Bundoora Campus 1375
Biomechanics 12 Yes MIET2376 Bundoora Campus 1295
Biomedical Instrumentation 12 Yes EEET2493 Bundoora Campus 1277
Implant Engineering and Assistive Technology 12 Yes MIET2374 Bundoora Campus 1294
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

To graduate you must complete the following:Select and Complete Five (5) of the following specific Program Electives:

  • EEET2379 MicroNanoSystems, MEMS, and NEMS 
  • EEET2472 Lab-on-a-Chip, Biomedical Devices and BioNanoEngineering
  • MANU2459 Tissue Engineering
  • OENG1136 Biomedical Signal and Image Processing
  • OENG1131 Advanced Medical Electronics and Instrumentation
  • OENG1137 Rehabilitation Engineering

 

If you decided to select any of the following course options, only one can be counted as University Elective toward your program. 

If you have already completed a University Elective, any further would not be counted towards your program.

  • MANU2455 Advanced Manufacturing and Design
  • EEET1413 Sensors and Measurement Technologies
  • BIOL2254 Bioinformatics

 

Students are not permitted to enrol in the following course:

  • MIET2378 Cardiovascular Engineering

 

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Engineering Capstone Project Part A 12 Yes OENG1167 City Campus 1235 1267
Engineering Capstone Project Part B 12 Yes OENG1168 City Campus 1236 1268
 
AND
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Year Four of Program - Option 1

If you were required to complete MATH2395 Introduction to Engineering Mathematics in year 1, complete the following course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Foundations of Artificial Intelligence for STEM 12 COSC2960 City Campus 1242 1210
AND

Select and complete Four (4) of the option courses from the list below

 
OR

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Year Four of Program - Option 2

If you were not required to complete MATH2395 Introduction to Engineering Mathematics in Year 1, Complete Five (5) of the Option Courses below:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

MicroNanoSystems, MEMS, and NEMS 12 Yes EEET2379 City Campus 1276
Lab-on-a-Chip, Biomedical Devices and BioNanoEngineering 12 EEET2498 Bundoora Campus 1304
Tissue Engineering 12 MANU2459 Bundoora Campus 1302
Biomedical Signal and Image Processing 12 Yes OENG1136 Bundoora Campus 1303
Advanced Medical Electronics and Instrumentation 12 OENG1131 Bundoora Campus 1299
Rehabilitation Engineering 12 OENG1137 Bundoora Campus 1306
Advanced Manufacturing and Design 12 Yes MANU2455 City Campus 1433
Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics: What We Make and How We Make It 12 MANU2488 City Campus 1378
Sensors and Measurement Technologies 12 Yes EEET1413 City Campus 1310
Bioinformatics 12 Yes BIOL2254 City Campus 3114
)
AND

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Year Four of Program - Electives

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Program structure enquiries

Program Manager: Dr Toh Pang


STEM College


For any enquiries, please see our STEM College Student Lifecycle hub for contact information and support.
 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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